Weather in Nuwara Eliya in may 2022

The weather in Nuwara Eliya in may comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
76°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Moderate rain at times

25%

Heavy rain

9%

Weather at 12pm
81°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
59% of time

Moderate rain at times

33%

Clear/Sunny

5%

Partly Cloudy

3%

Weather at 6pm
72°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
53% of time

Heavy rain

24%

Fog

10%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Weather at 3am
68°F

Fog

60%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Clear/Sunny

12%

Cloudy

6%


Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Nuwara Eliya in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Nuwara Eliya in may.


Climate of Nuwara Eliya in may

The climate of Nuwara Eliya in may is tolerable

The climate in may in Nuwara Eliya is wet (with 11.5in of precipitation over 28 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in april it receives an average of 10.8in of rainfall over 24 days.

The climate quite enjoyable around this city this month. The thermometer averaged maximum of 83°F. The minimum is 70°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in Nuwara Eliya is 77°F. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Nuwara Eliya in may with a maximum record of 88°F in 2014 and a minimum record of 61°F in 2020. You can plan to have about 3 days with temperatures above 86°F, or 10 of time.

On this month of may, day length in Nuwara Eliya is generally 12:26. Sunrise is at 05:50 and sunset is at 18:16.

May: another location in Sri Lanka?

If you want to go to Sri Lanka in may, there are destinations with better weather than Nuwara Eliya:

In may, Jaffna, Anuradhapura, Dambulla, Trincomalee, Wilpattu National Park and Yala National Park have good weather.

more information about Sri Lanka's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Nuwara Eliya in may

Check below seasonal norms These datas are compiled from the weather statements of the past years of the month of may.

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 77°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 70°F
Highest record temperature 88°F
(2014)
Lowest record temperature 61°F
(2020)
Number of days at +86°F 3 day(s)
(10%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Wind
Wind speed 9km/h
Wind temperature 72°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 11.5in
Number of days with rainfall 28 day(s)
(90%)
Record daily rainfall 3.8in
(2019)
Other climate data
Humidity 94%
Visibility 7.08km
Cloud cover 53%
UV index 2
Daily sunshine hours 12
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:50
Time of sunset 18:16
Length of day 12:26
Our opinion about the weather in may
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How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Nuwara Eliya in may 2021:

01-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
67°F to 83°F
02-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 79°F
03-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
67°F to 81°F
04-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
61°F to 83°F
05-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 85°F
06-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
67°F to 85°F
07-05-2020
Torrential rain shower
65°F to 79°F
08-05-2020
Light rain shower
65°F to 70°F
09-05-2020
Torrential rain shower
65°F to 76°F
10-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
68°F to 86°F
11-05-2020
Torrential rain shower
65°F to 83°F
12-05-2020
Torrential rain shower
63°F to 76°F
13-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
63°F to 81°F
14-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
67°F to 85°F
15-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 83°F
16-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 81°F
17-05-2020
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 83°F
18-05-2020
Light rain shower
68°F to 79°F
19-05-2020
Patchy light rain
65°F to 76°F
20-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 83°F
21-05-2020
Light rain shower
70°F to 83°F
22-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
70°F to 83°F
23-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
74°F to 85°F
24-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 79°F
25-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 81°F
26-05-2020
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 79°F
27-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
70°F to 81°F
28-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
70°F to 85°F
29-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
61°F to 81°F
30-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
67°F to 83°F
31-05-2020
Moderate or heavy rain shower
65°F to 81°F

Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in may

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Weather data for Nuwara Eliya in may:

Weather data for Nuwara Eliya for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Nuwara Eliya. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Nuwara Eliya can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Nuwara Eliya.


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