Weather in Sri Lanka in october 2022

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 UV index: 7

Weather at 6am
83°F

Partly Cloudy

21%

Clear/Sunny

12%

Heavy rain

9%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Clear/Sunny

23%

Heavy rain

23%

Partly Cloudy

9%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Heavy rain

24%

Partly Cloudy

18%

Clear/Sunny

9%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Moderate rain at times

55%

Heavy rain

20%

Partly Cloudy

13%

Cloudy

9%

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 ranges from tolerable to very bad depending on the region and city.

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 85°F (maximum temperature is 88°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot in that area in october. With 17.4in over 20 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 85°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 17.4in
Number of days with rainfall 20 day(s)
(63%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 49%
Length of day 11:59
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 86°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot in this city in october. With 15in over 17 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 86°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 85°F
Rainfall 15in
Number of days with rainfall 17 day(s)
(54%)
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 Galle in october

In the month of october, maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 83°F). The climate is very warm in this city in october. With 15.6in over 19 days, the weather is rather to rain during your journey. So remember to bring rain clothes.
With a correct climate, october is okay (but not the best time) for traveling in Galle.

October
Average temperature 83°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 15.6in
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(63%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 46%
Length of day 12:00
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Galle in october

Climate in Mirissa in october

In the month of october, the mean temperature in Mirissa is 85°F (maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is nice in that area in october. With 5.7in over 10 days, rain may occur for your holidays. But this is pretty moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, october is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this locality.

October
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 5.7in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 44%
Length of day 12:00
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Mirissa in october

Climate in Tangalle in october

In october, the mean temperature in Tangalle is 85°F (maximum temperature is 86°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is quite nice in that locality in october. With 5.7in over 10 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your vacations. But this is rather reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct weather, october is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this city in Sri Lanka.

October
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 86°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 84°F
Rainfall 5.7in
Number of days with rainfall 10 day(s)
(33%)
Humidity 82%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 44%
Length of day 11:59
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Tangalle in october


All cities in Sri Lanka in october

Colombo in octobertolerable weather
Jaffna in octobertolerable weather
Galle in octobertolerable weather
Mirissa in octobergood weather
Tangalle in octobergood weather
Adam’s peak in octobervery bad weather
Akkaraipattu in octobertolerable weather
Ambalangoda in octobertolerable weather
Anuradhapura in octobertolerable weather
Arisimale Beach in octobertolerable weather
Arugam Bay in octobertolerable weather
Batticaloa in octobertolerable weather
Bentota in octobertolerable weather
Chilaw in octobertolerable weather
Dambulla in octobertolerable weather
Ella in octobervery bad weather
Hambantota in octobertolerable weather
Haputale in octobervery bad weather
Hikkaduwa in octobertolerable weather
Horton Plains National Park in octobervery bad weather
Mannar Island 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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