Weather in Sri Lanka in march 2021

In this section, you have access to the weather forecast for march for most popular cities in Sri Lanka. These datas are probabilities for the month of march from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the possibility of having the weather mentioned.

Weather details in march

March is a good time to discover the extreme north and the northeast coast of the island. The climate throughout March in Sri Lanka in these regions is still pleasant.

March in Colombo and the West Coast of the Island

In Colombo, temperatures continue to climb. As the rains fall intermittently during the day and more often in the evening, this leaves one with magnificent cloud thinnings to relax.

March in Jaffna and the Extreme North of the Island

The heat begins to intensify in Jaffna, but it remains bearable very early and at the end of the day. The weather in Sri Lanka throughout March is beautiful, thanks to the stronger presence of the sun.

March in Trincomalee and the Northeast of the Island

The northeastern part of the island is particularly pleasant because the heat is comfortable while the regression of the rain provides beautiful days of sunshine, that are of course more numerous.

March in Nuwara Eliya and the Central Plain

The month of March is very rainy on the high plateaus. In Nuwara Eliya, each day sees falling showers. This makes the atmosphere uncomfortable despite the less overwhelming heat.



Where to go in Sri Lanka in march?

Where to go in Sri Lanka in march: destination map

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

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

warning in march the weather varied depending on the city and regions of the country.

You are lucky: It is not perfect, however, the weather in Sri Lanka in march is pretty good in Wilpattu National Park, Arugam Bay, Trincomalee, Dambulla, Kandy, Batticaloa and Anuradhapura. I allows to enjoy tour in these locations. And even why not take a little time to relax under the sun!

If you do not go the sun and blue sky, but, for example to discover the heritage, the cities of Yala National Park, Hikkaduwa, Puttalam, Negombo, Udawalawe National Park, Neluwa, Galle, Bentota, Colombo, Kalutara and Jaffna have a decent enough weather for that in march. Eventually, it is not advisable to travel in the cities of Nuwara Eliya and Ella in march because the climate is rather unfavorable.



Climate in Sri Lanka in march

Climate in Colombo in march

In the month of march, the mean temperature in Colombo is 88°F (maximum temperature is 94°F and minimum temperature is 85°F). The climate is burning in this location in this month. With 4.4in over 18 days, rain may occur for your holidays. But this is reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With proper weather, march is okay (but not good month) for traveling in Colombo in Sri Lanka.

March
Average temperature 88°F
Highest temperature 94°F
Lowest temperature 85°F
Sea temperature 85°F
Rainfall 4.4in
Number of days with rainfall 18 day(s)
(58%)
Humidity 78%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 28%
Length of day 12:05
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Colombo in march

Climate in Jaffna in march

In the month of march, the mean temperature in Jaffna is 86°F (maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot here in march. With 1in over 4 days, the rain will not be a problem during your stay.
With proper weather, the month of march is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in this locality.

March
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 1in
Number of days with rainfall 4 day(s)
(13%)
Humidity 78%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 16%
Length of day 12:04
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Jaffna in march

Climate in Anuradhapura in march

In the month of march, maximum temperature is 94°F and minimum temperature is 77°F (for an average temperature of 86°F). The climate is burning there in this month. With 3.2in over 12 days, rain may occur for your vacations. But this is rather reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a good weather, march is a good time to go in this city in Sri Lanka.

March
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 94°F
Lowest temperature 77°F
Rainfall 3.2in
Number of days with rainfall 12 day(s)
(38%)
Humidity 84%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 26%
Length of day 12:04
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Anuradhapura in march

Climate in Arugam Bay in march

In the month of march, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 79°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very warm in this location in march. With 3in over 10 days, rain may occur throughout your trip. But this is moderate and it will not be continuous.
With a good weather, march is an advisable month to go in Arugam Bay in Sri Lanka.

March
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Rainfall 3in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(34%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 24%
Length of day 12:05
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Arugam Bay in march

Climate in Batticaloa in march

In march, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 79°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot around this city in march. With 3in over 10 days, you will experience some showers during your stay. But this is rather moderate and it will not be continuous.
With good weather conditions, the month of march is a recommended month to go in this city in Sri Lanka.

March
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Rainfall 3in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(34%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 24%
Length of day 12:04
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Batticaloa in march

All cities in Sri Lanka in march

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

Weather data for Sri Lanka in march 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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