Weather in Sri Lanka in october 2021

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
83°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
45% of time

Partly Cloudy

27%

Clear/Sunny

11%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
43% of time

Clear/Sunny

26%

Heavy rain

21%

Partly Cloudy

11%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
42% of time

Heavy rain

22%

Partly Cloudy

21%

Clear/Sunny

9%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Partly Cloudy

44%

Cloudy

31%

Clear/Sunny

11%

Moderate rain at times

10%

More information about the weather in Colombo in october


Where to go in Sri Lanka in october?

Where to go in Sri Lanka in october: destination map

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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 is tolerable across the board.

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.



Climate in Sri Lanka in october

Climate in Colombo in october

In october, the mean temperature in Colombo is 83°F (maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 81°F). The climate is very hot in that area in october. With 7.8in over 23 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 83°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 7.8in
Number of days with rainfall 23 day(s)
(73%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 49%
Length of day 11:58
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
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 85°F (maximum temperature is 85°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot in this city in october. With 6.9in over 19 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 85°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 85°F
Rainfall 6.9in
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(63%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 33%
Length of day 11:55
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Jaffna in october

Climate in Anuradhapura in october

In october, maximum temperature is 90°F and minimum temperature is 79°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot here in october. With 6.1in over 19 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 90°F
Lowest temperature 79°F
Rainfall 6.1in
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(60%)
Humidity 85%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 42%
Length of day 11:56
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Anuradhapura in october

Climate in Arugam Bay in october

In the month of october, maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot here in this month. With 5.8in over 21 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 85°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Rainfall 5.8in
Number of days with rainfall 21 day(s)
(68%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 11:59
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Arugam Bay in october

Climate in Batticaloa in october

In october, maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot here in october. With 5.8in over 21 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 85°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Rainfall 5.8in
Number of days with rainfall 21 day(s)
(68%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 11:57
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
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 octobertolerable 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 octobertolerable 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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