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 and October
  • 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:

January 74°F/85°F
30%
1.5in
February 76°F/86°F
36%
2.3in
March 77°F/90°F
45%
2.8in
April 79°F/90°F
79%
5.9in
May 79°F/88°F
80%
6.4in
June 77°F/86°F
53%
2.2in
July 77°F/86°F
54%
3.5in
August 77°F/86°F
59%
3.3in
September 77°F/86°F
63%
5.1in
October 77°F/86°F
74%
9.3in
November 76°F/85°F
78%
8.4in
December 76°F/83°F
56%
4.4in

Weather and climate in Kandy

  • From january to march the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and it rains about 2.8in each month.
  • In april the climate is very bad. In average, on the morning it is 79°F.
  • From may to september the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 85°F in average.
  • Between october and december the climate is unfavorable. The temperature rises to 83°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Kandy

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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