Weather in Sri Lanka in october 2020

In this section, check out the weather forecast for the month of october for most popular cities in Sri Lanka. These datas are probabilities for the month of october from weather reports for many years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather indicated.

Average weather in october in Colombo

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Partly Cloudy

24%

Cloudy

11%

Heavy rain

10%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
42% of time

Clear/Sunny

29%

Heavy rain

19%

Partly Cloudy

11%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
40% of time

Partly Cloudy

22%

Heavy rain

22%

Clear/Sunny

13%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

45%

Cloudy

33%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

8%

More information about the weather in Colombo in october

Average weather in october in Jaffna

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
32% of time

Clear/Sunny

27%

Heavy rain

24%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
45% of time

Partly Cloudy

21%

Moderate rain at times

20%

Heavy rain

14%

Weather at 6pm
88°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
58% of time

Partly Cloudy

22%

Moderate rain at times

13%

Heavy rain

5%

Weather at 3am
83°F

Partly Cloudy

44%

Clear/Sunny

34%

Cloudy

10%

Heavy rain

8%

More information about the weather in Jaffna in october

Average weather in october in Anuradhapura

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
37% of time

Clear/Sunny

31%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 12pm
90°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
39% of time

Clear/Sunny

22%

Heavy rain

21%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
29% of time

Heavy rain

27%

Clear/Sunny

27%

Partly Cloudy

17%

Weather at 3am
77°F

Partly Cloudy

48%

Cloudy

19%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Fog

9%

More information about the weather in Anuradhapura in october

Average weather in october in Arugam Bay

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
50% of time

Moderate rain at times

22%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Heavy rain

7%

Weather at 12pm
90°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
45% of time

Moderate rain at times

31%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Heavy rain

11%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
38% of time

Heavy rain

31%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Clear/Sunny

47%

Partly Cloudy

34%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

7%

More information about the weather in Arugam Bay in october

Average weather in october in Batticaloa

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
50% of time

Moderate rain at times

22%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Heavy rain

7%

Weather at 12pm
90°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
45% of time

Moderate rain at times

31%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Heavy rain

11%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
38% of time

Heavy rain

31%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Clear/Sunny

60%

Partly Cloudy

26%

Moderate rain at times

10%

Heavy rain

6%

More information about the weather in Batticaloa in october

Average weather in october in Bentota

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
50% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Heavy rain

11%

Cloudy

11%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
35% of time

Clear/Sunny

27%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Heavy rain

18%

Weather at 6pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
30% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Heavy rain

21%

Clear/Sunny

15%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

55%

Cloudy

29%

Moderate rain at times

7%

Heavy rain

6%

More information about the weather in Bentota in october

Average weather in october in Dambulla

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
79°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
56% of time

Partly Cloudy

27%

Fog

10%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Weather at 12pm
92°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
35% of time

Clear/Sunny

32%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Heavy rain

15%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
35% of time

Moderate rain at times

31%

Clear/Sunny

28%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Weather at 3am
76°F

Clear/Sunny

51%

Partly Cloudy

32%

Fog

6%

Moderate rain at times

6%

More information about the weather in Dambulla in october

Average weather in october in Ella

very bad weather

Weather at 6am
72°F

FogFog
28% of time

Moderate rain at times

25%

Clear/Sunny

20%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Weather at 12pm
81°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
48% of time

Moderate rain at times

35%

Clear/Sunny

18%

Partly Cloudy

2%

Weather at 6pm
72°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
54% of time

Moderate rain at times

35%

Clear/Sunny

8%

Partly Cloudy

4%

Weather at 3am
67°F

Partly Cloudy

37%

Clear/Sunny

35%

Fog

11%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Ella in october

Average weather in october in Galle

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
39% of time

Partly Cloudy

33%

Heavy rain

13%

Clear/Sunny

10%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
43% of time

Clear/Sunny

30%

Heavy rain

18%

Partly Cloudy

10%

Weather at 6pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
45% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Heavy rain

20%

Clear/Sunny

10%

Weather at 3am
81°F

Partly Cloudy

57%

Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

10%

More information about the weather in Galle in october

Average weather in october in Hikkaduwa

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
39% of time

Partly Cloudy

33%

Heavy rain

13%

Clear/Sunny

10%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
42% of time

Clear/Sunny

30%

Heavy rain

18%

Partly Cloudy

10%

Weather at 6pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
45% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Heavy rain

20%

Clear/Sunny

10%

Weather at 3am
81°F

Partly Cloudy

57%

Cloudy

16%

Moderate rain at times

11%

Heavy rain

10%

More information about the weather in Hikkaduwa in october

Average weather in october in Kalutara

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
50% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Heavy rain

11%

Cloudy

11%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
36% of time

Clear/Sunny

27%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Heavy rain

18%

Weather at 6pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
30% of time

Partly Cloudy

28%

Heavy rain

21%

Clear/Sunny

15%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

55%

Cloudy

29%

Heavy rain

7%

Moderate rain at times

6%

More information about the weather in Kalutara in october

Average weather in october in Kandy

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
74°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Moderate rain at times

23%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Fog

10%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

30%

Clear/Sunny

22%

Partly Cloudy

3%

Weather at 6pm
77°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
40% of time

Moderate rain at times

38%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Partly Cloudy

4%

Weather at 3am
72°F

Clear/Sunny

42%

Partly Cloudy

31%

Fog

13%

Moderate rain at times

8%

More information about the weather in Kandy in october

Average weather in october in Negombo

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Partly Cloudy

21%

Clear/Sunny

13%

Heavy rain

11%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
40% of time

Clear/Sunny

30%

Heavy rain

22%

Partly Cloudy

10%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
36% of time

Heavy rain

23%

Partly Cloudy

23%

Clear/Sunny

15%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

45%

Cloudy

31%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Clear/Sunny

8%

More information about the weather in Negombo in october

Average weather in october in Neluwa

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
76°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
33% of time

Fog

24%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Clear/Sunny

11%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

37%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Partly Cloudy

3%

Weather at 6pm
77°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
44% of time

Heavy rain

39%

Clear/Sunny

6%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 3am
70°F

Fog

51%

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Neluwa in october

Average weather in october in Nuwara Eliya

very bad weather

Weather at 6am
70°F

FogFog
28% of time

Moderate rain at times

25%

Clear/Sunny

20%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Weather at 12pm
81°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
48% of time

Moderate rain at times

35%

Clear/Sunny

18%

Partly Cloudy

2%

Weather at 6pm
72°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
54% of time

Moderate rain at times

35%

Clear/Sunny

8%

Partly Cloudy

4%

Weather at 3am
67°F

Partly Cloudy

37%

Clear/Sunny

35%

Fog

11%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Nuwara Eliya in october

Average weather in october in Udawalawe National Park

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
76°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
33% of time

Fog

24%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Clear/Sunny

11%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

37%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Partly Cloudy

3%

Weather at 6pm
77°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
44% of time

Heavy rain

39%

Clear/Sunny

6%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 3am
70°F

Fog

51%

Partly Cloudy

20%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

8%

More information about the weather in Udawalawe National Park in october

Average weather in october in Wilpattu National Park

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
37% of time

Clear/Sunny

31%

Moderate rain at times

15%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 12pm
90°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
39% of time

Clear/Sunny

22%

Heavy rain

21%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
28% of time

Heavy rain

27%

Clear/Sunny

27%

Partly Cloudy

17%

Weather at 3am
77°F

Partly Cloudy

48%

Cloudy

19%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Fog

9%

More information about the weather in Wilpattu National Park in october

Average weather in october in Yala National Park

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
86°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
54% of time

Partly Cloudy

27%

Moderate rain at times

14%

Cloudy

4%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
39% of time

Moderate rain at times

26%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Heavy rain

13%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
33% of time

Partly Cloudy

32%

Moderate rain at times

25%

Heavy rain

8%

Weather at 3am
83°F

Clear/Sunny

42%

Moderate rain at times

27%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Heavy rain

10%

More information about the weather in Yala National Park in october

Average weather in october in Puttalam

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
40% of time

Partly Cloudy

30%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Cloudy

9%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
39% of time

Moderate rain at times

37%

Heavy rain

14%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Weather at 6pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
28% of time

Clear/Sunny

26%

Partly Cloudy

25%

Heavy rain

20%

Weather at 3am
81°F

Partly Cloudy

57%

Cloudy

15%

Clear/Sunny

14%

Moderate rain at times

9%

More information about the weather in Puttalam in october

Average weather in october in Trincomalee

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
79°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
56% of time

Partly Cloudy

27%

Fog

10%

Moderate rain at times

6%

Weather at 12pm
92°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
35% of time

Clear/Sunny

32%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Heavy rain

14%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
34% of time

Moderate rain at times

31%

Clear/Sunny

28%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Weather at 3am
76°F

Clear/Sunny

51%

Partly Cloudy

31%

Moderate rain at times

7%

Fog

6%

More information about the weather in Trincomalee in october

Average weather in october in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
51% of time

Partly Cloudy

23%

Cloudy

10%

Heavy rain

10%

Weather at 12pm
88°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
44% of time

Clear/Sunny

26%

Heavy rain

20%

Partly Cloudy

12%

Weather at 6pm
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
38% of time

Heavy rain

24%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Clear/Sunny

15%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

47%

Cloudy

30%

Moderate rain at times

12%

Heavy rain

8%

More information about the weather in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in october

Average weather in october in Gampola

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
76°F

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Moderate rain at times

23%

Partly Cloudy

22%

Fog

10%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
47% of time

Heavy rain

30%

Clear/Sunny

22%

Partly Cloudy

3%

Weather at 6pm
76°F

Heavy rainHeavy rain
40% of time

Moderate rain at times

38%

Clear/Sunny

19%

Partly Cloudy

4%

Weather at 3am
72°F

Clear/Sunny

42%

Partly Cloudy

31%

Fog

13%

Moderate rain at times

8%

More information about the weather in Gampola in october

Weather details in october

The month of October corresponds to the beginning of the great monsoon. The climate throughout October in Sri Lanka is again influenced by the abundance of rains affecting most of the island's localities.

October in Colombo and the West Coast of the Island

The heat intensifies in Colombo, especially during the twenty days of the month. On the other hand, the rainfall regresses a little, yet remains very abundant.

October in Jaffna and the Extreme North of the Island

The monsoon affects the locality of Jaffna more than other localities. The mornings remain very wet throughout the month. However, the rest of the day is beautiful - especially since the heat is pleasant from morning to night.

October in Trincomalee and the Northeast of the Island

In spite of the strong heat felt in Trincomalee and its surroundings, the weather in Sri Lanka throughout October remains favorable because the rains occur only during the night.

October in Nuwara Eliya and the Central Plain

The heat is pleasant, but the rain is so abundant that every day experiences intense showers during both day and at night.



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Where to go in Sri Lanka in october?

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

Remember:
The climate in Sri Lanka in october ranges from tolerable to very bad depending on the region and city.

warning in october the weather is different depending on the city and regions of the country.

You are lucky: It is not perfect, however, the weather in Sri Lanka that month is, on average, quite good in Trincomalee. I allows to enjoy sightseeing in this place. And even why not take a little time to sunbathe!

If you do not go for the sun or the beach, but, for example to discover the heritage, the cities of Wilpattu National Park, Arugam Bay, Dambulla, Hikkaduwa, Puttalam, Batticaloa, Negombo, Galle, Anuradhapura, Bentota, Colombo, Kalutara and Jaffna have a decent enough weather for this kind of activity in october. Eventually, we advise you to avoid you get to Yala National Park, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Udawalawe National Park, Neluwa and Ella that month because the climate is rather unfavorable.


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Climate in Sri Lanka in october

Climate in Colombo in october

In october, the mean temperature in Colombo is 86°F (maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot in that area in october. With 10.9in over 24 days, rain is to be feared throughout your holidays. Consider to pack rain clothes.
With proper weather, october is okay (but not good month) for traveling in Colombo in Sri Lanka.

October
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 10.9in
Number of days with rainfall 24 day(s)
(78%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 47%
Length of day 11:59
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more information about the climate in Colombo in october

Climate in Jaffna in october

In the month of october, the mean temperature in Jaffna is 86°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 85°F). The climate is very hot in this city in october. With 10.8in over 21 days, you will suffer the rain for your journey. Remember to pack clothes for rain.
With a correct climate, october is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this city.

October
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 85°F
Sea temperature 85°F
Rainfall 10.8in
Number of days with rainfall 21 day(s)
(68%)
Humidity 78%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 30%
Length of day 11:55
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Climate in Anuradhapura in october

In october, maximum temperature is 92°F and minimum temperature is 79°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot here in october. With 9.1in over 20 days, the weather is rather to rain during your vacations. Consider to bring adapted clothes.
With a correct weather, october is okay (but not good month) for traveling in that area in Sri Lanka.

October
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 92°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Rainfall 9.1in
Number of days with rainfall 20 day(s)
(66%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 40%
Length of day 11:57
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Climate in Arugam Bay in october

In the month of october, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 86°F). The climate is very hot here in this month. With 7.8in over 24 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your trip. But this is pretty reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a correct climate, october is okay (but not the best month) for traveling there.

October
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Rainfall 7.8in
Number of days with rainfall 24 day(s)
(77%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 31%
Length of day 11:59
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more information about the climate in Arugam Bay in october

Climate in Batticaloa in october

In october, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 86°F). The climate is very hot here in october. With 7.8in over 24 days, rain may occur throughout your vacations. But this is rather reasonably and it is only of temporary showers.
With a correct weather, the month of october is okay (but not good time) for traveling in that area in Sri Lanka.

October
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 90°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Rainfall 7.8in
Number of days with rainfall 24 day(s)
(77%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 31%
Length of day 11:57
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more information about the climate in Batticaloa in october

All cities in Sri Lanka in october

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

Weather data for Sri Lanka in october 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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