Weather in Sri Lanka in january 2021

In this section, check out the weather forecast for january for most popular cities in Sri Lanka. These forecasts are statistics for the month of january from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather indicated.


Where to go in Sri Lanka in january?

Where to go in Sri Lanka in january: destination map

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Where should you go in Sri Lanka in january when it comes to the weather?

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The climate in Sri Lanka in january ranges from good to tolerable depending on the region and city.

January is one of the less humid months of the year when the heat is comfortable. The climate throughout January in Sri Lanka is favorable to discover a good part of the island.

January in Colombo and the West Coast of the Island

The warmth in Colombo is pleasant from daybreak until nightfall. Despite the intermittent rains, it is possible to benefit from a wonderful sunshine.

January in Jaffna and the Extreme North of the Island

More pleasant compared to Colombo, the warmth in Jaffna is comfortable, but this area is more humid so expect showers at all times.

January in Trincomalee and the Northeast of the Island

The weather in Sri Lanka throughout January allows to enjoy beautiful sunny days, once the morning fog has dissipated.

Janaury in Nuwara Eliya and the Central Plain

Temperatures are pleasant throughout the day. However, the plain of Nuwara Eliya is very humid because of the frequent rain which becomes very intense in the evening.



Climate in Sri Lanka in january

Climate in Colombo in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Colombo is 85°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 79°F). The climate is burning in this location in january. With 1.6in over 8 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your holidays. But this is reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With good weather conditions, the month of january is an advisable month to go there.

January
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Sea temperature 83°F
Rainfall 1.6in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(25%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 24%
Length of day 11:45
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Colombo in january

Climate in Jaffna in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Jaffna is 81°F (maximum temperature is 81°F and minimum temperature is 79°F). The climate good in that locality in january. With 1.3in over 5 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your vacations. But this is reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a good weather, the month of january is a good time to go in that area in Sri Lanka.

January
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 81°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Sea temperature 81°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 5 day(s)
(16%)
Humidity 78%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 35%
Length of day 11:38
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Jaffna in january

Climate in Anuradhapura in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 74°F (for an average temperature of 81°F). The climate quite comfortable there in the month of january. With 1.3in over 9 days, rainfall can happen during your vacations. But this is moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct climate, january is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in that area in Sri Lanka.

January
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 74°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
(27%)
Humidity 88%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 42%
Length of day 11:41
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Anuradhapura in january

Climate in Arugam Bay in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Arugam Bay is 81°F (maximum temperature is 83°F and minimum temperature is 77°F). The climate enjoyable in this location in this month. With 4.7in over 14 days, the weather is rather to rain throughout your journey. Consider to bring Rain coats.
With a correct weather, the month of january is okay (but not the best month) for traveling in this city in Sri Lanka.

January
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 77°F
Rainfall 4.7in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(44%)
Humidity 84%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 11:46
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Arugam Bay in january

Climate in Batticaloa in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Batticaloa is 81°F (maximum temperature is 83°F and minimum temperature is 77°F). The climate enjoyable in this location in the month of january. With 4.7in over 14 days, you will suffer the rain for your holidays. So remember to pack adapted clothes.
With a correct climate, the month of january is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this locality.

January
Average temperature 81°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 77°F
Rainfall 4.7in
Number of days with rainfall 14 day(s)
(44%)
Humidity 84%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 11:43
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Batticaloa in january

All cities in Sri Lanka in january

Colombo in januarygood weather
Jaffna in januaryperfect weather
Anuradhapura in januarytolerable weather
Arugam Bay in januarygood weather
Batticaloa in januarygood weather
Bentota in januarygood weather
Dambulla in januarytolerable weather
Ella in januarytolerable weather
Galle in januarygood weather
Hikkaduwa in januarygood weather
Kalutara in januarygood weather
Kandy in januarygood weather
Negombo in januaryperfect weather
Neluwa in januarygood weather
Nuwara Eliya in januarytolerable weather
Udawalawe National Park in januarygood weather
Wilpattu National Park in januarytolerable weather
Yala National Park in januarygood weather
Puttalam in januaryperfect weather
Trincomalee in januarytolerable weather
Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in januarygood weather
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Weather data for Sri Lanka in january:

Weather data for Sri Lanka in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Sri Lanka. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Sri Lanka can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Sri Lanka.


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