Best time to go to Matara Average weather of Matara, Sri Lanka
Find the very best time to visit Matara in Sri Lanka from seasonal averages, below.
When is the best time to go to Matara?
When is the best time to go to Matara? Here's some information to help you in your decision:
- The weather is good all year round in Matara
- On average, it is hot all year round
- The rainiest months are May, September, October and November
- The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round
Annual weather in Matara
For full information about the climate and weather in Matara a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:
|Month||Our opinion||View Details|
|January||79°F/88°F||good weather||Matara in january|
|February||81°F/90°F||good weather||Matara in february|
|March||83°F/90°F||good weather||Matara in march|
|April||85°F/90°F||good weather||Matara in april|
|May||85°F/88°F||good weather||Matara in may|
|June||83°F/86°F||good weather||Matara in june|
|July||83°F/86°F||good weather||Matara in july|
|August||83°F/86°F||good weather||Matara in august|
|September||81°F/86°F||good weather||Matara in september|
|October||83°F/86°F||good weather||Matara in october|
|November||81°F/88°F||good weather||Matara in november|
|December||81°F/88°F||good weather||Matara in december|
Weather and climate in Matara
- Between january and march the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 83°F and you can expect to have 4in of rainfall/month during this period.
- From april to december the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 88°F°C and it rains in december about 4.3in.
Charts: temperature and rainfall in Matara
In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Matara: 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.
Daily sunshine hours
Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Matara
Find out when Matara 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 Matara
- Very low season in Matara
The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May, June, September, October and November.
- Low season in Matara
The months with low numbers of tourists are: March, April and July.
- High season in Matara
The number of visitors to Matara is high in: February and August.
- Peak season in Matara
The largest number of tourists visiting Matara is during: January and December.
Figure: Visitor index for Matara month by month
Best time for low prices in Matara
Average prices of hotels in Matara month by month
Generally, October is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Matara. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, January is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.