Kandy, Sri Lanka: Best time to go and average weather

Discover the very best time to go to Kandy in Sri Lanka from average weather conditions, right here.

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When is the best time to go to Kandy?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Kandy are January, February and March
  • On average, the warmest months are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The rainiest months are October and November

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

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tolerable weather Kandy in december

Weather and climate in Kandy

  • From january to march the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 20°C and it rains about 221mm each month.
  • In april the climate is very bad. In average, on the morning it is 22°C.
  • From may to september the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 31°C in average.
  • Between october and december the climate is unfavorable. The temperature rises to 29°C.

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Chart: temperature and rainfall in Kandy

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Kandy: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

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