When is the best time to go to Kalutara?

When is the best time to go to Kalutara? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Kalutara are January, February, March and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months are May, June, July and August
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Kalutara

For full information about the climate and weather in Kalutara a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 81°F/88°F
February 83°F/90°F
March 85°F/90°F
April 85°F/90°F
May 85°F/88°F
June 83°F/86°F
July 83°F/85°F
August 83°F/85°F
September 83°F/86°F
October 83°F/86°F
November 83°F/88°F
December 81°F/88°F

Weather and climate in Kalutara

Kalutara enjoys an equatorial (or tropical rainforest) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Kalutara is 88°F (ranging from 85°F in august to 90°F in march). Annual rainfall is 176.5in, with a minimum of 2.9in in january and a maximum of 29in in june.
  • In january the climate is beautiful. The temperature rises to 88°F and it rains in january about 2.9in.
  • From february to march the climate is passable, but still OK. The temperature rises to 90°F and, in march, 10 days of rain are expected.
  • From april to may the climate is bad. The temperature rises to 88°F and it rains about 74% of the time in may.
  • Between june and august the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 88°F and it rains in august about 24in.
  • In the month of september the climate is not good. By early evening, the temperature averages 81°F and it rains about 18.7in each month.
  • Between october and december the climate is not good, but still OK. The temperature rises to 88°F and, in december, 9 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Kalutara

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Kalutara: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Kalutara

Find out when Kalutara has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Kalutara

  • Very low season in Kalutara
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May and June.
  • Low season in Kalutara
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: February, March, April, July, August, September, October and November.
  • High season in Kalutara
    The number of visitors to Kalutara is high in: January.
  • Peak season in Kalutara
    The largest number of tourists visiting Kalutara is during: December.

Figure: Visitor index for Kalutara month by month

Best time for low prices in Kalutara

Average prices of hotels in Kalutara month by month

Generally, June is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Kalutara. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, February is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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