Puttalam in august: average weather and climate

You want to go to Puttalam in Sri Lanka in august : check how are the weather and seasonal norms on this page.

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Weather in Puttalam in august 2018

The weather in Puttalam in the month of august comes from statistical datas on the past years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
30% of time

Partly Cloudy28%

Cloudy24%

Heavy rain16%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
40% of time

Clear/Sunny30%

Partly Cloudy18%

Heavy rain12%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
39% of time

Partly Cloudy36%

Moderate rain at times18%

Heavy rain6%

Average weather 1-10 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
32% of time

Moderate rain at times28%

Cloudy26%

Heavy rain15%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
46% of time

Clear/Sunny26%

Partly Cloudy18%

Heavy rain12%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
40% of time

Partly Cloudy38%

Moderate rain at times18%

Heavy rain6%

Average weather 11-20 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
38% of time

Partly Cloudy32%

Cloudy13%

Heavy rain12%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
38% of time

Moderate rain at times30%

Partly Cloudy25%

Heavy rain8%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
46% of time

Partly Cloudy35%

Moderate rain at times9%

Heavy rain9%

Average weather 21-31 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 25°C

CloudyCloudy
32% of time

Moderate rain at times25%

Heavy rain21%

Partly Cloudy20%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 28°C

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
42% of time

Clear/Sunny26%

Heavy rain17%

Partly Cloudy13%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 28°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
37% of time

Clear/Sunny30%

Moderate rain at times28%

Heavy rain4%




Climate of Puttalam in august

The climate of Puttalam in august is tolerable

The climate in august in Puttalam is wet (with 165mm of precipitation over 19 days). It should be noted an improvement from the previous month since in july it receives an average of 172mm of precipitation over 18 days.

The climate quite comfortable in that area august. Temperatures are up to 32°C. The seasonal minimum is 29°C. Thus, the mean temperature average in august in Puttalam is 30°C. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Puttalam in august with a maximum record of 36°C in 2013 and a minimum record of 26°C in 2009. You can plan to have about 22 days with temperatures over 30°C, or 71 of the month.

Day length in Puttalam in august is 12:23. The sun rises at 06:04 and sets at 18:27.

With a correct weather, this month is okay (but not good) to go in Puttalam in Sri Lanka.

Puttalam: another month?

If you can push the dates of your trip to Puttalam forward, the month of september has a better weather forecast than august. more information

August: another location in Sri Lanka?

If you want to go to Sri Lanka in august, there are destinations with better weather than Puttalam:

In august, Anuradhapura, Dambulla, Trincomalee and Wilpattu National Park have good weather.

more information about Sri Lanka's weather in august


Seasonal average climate and temperature of Puttalam in august

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are set from the weather statements earlier years of august.

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 30°C
Highest temperature 32°C
Lowest temperature 29°C
Highest record temperature 36°C
(2013)
Lowest record temperature 26°C
(2009)
Number of days at +30°C 22 day(s)
(71%)
Number of days at +18°C 31 day(s)
(100%)
Wind
Wind speed 32km/h
Wind temperature 29°C
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 165mm
Number of days with rainfall 19 day(s)
(62%)
Record daily rainfall 40mm
(2009)
Other climate data
Humidity 75%
Visibility 9.5km
Cloud cover 41%
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:04
Time of sunset 18:27
Length of day 12:23
Our opinion about the weather in august
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable

How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Puttalam in august 2017:

01-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
31°C to 34°C
02-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
31°C to 34°C
03-08-2017
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
31°C to 33°C
04-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
31°C to 33°C
05-08-2017
Torrential rain shower
30°C to 32°C
06-08-2017
Patchy rain nearby
30°C to 33°C
07-08-2017
Patchy rain nearby
30°C to 32°C
08-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
31°C to 33°C
09-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
10-08-2017
Moderate or heavy rain shower
31°C to 34°C
11-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 33°C
12-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
31°C to 33°C
13-08-2017
Patchy rain nearby
31°C to 33°C
14-08-2017
Light rain shower
30°C to 33°C
15-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 33°C
16-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
17-08-2017
Patchy rain nearby
30°C to 33°C
18-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
19-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
20-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
31°C to 32°C
21-08-2017
Light rain shower
30°C to 33°C
22-08-2017
Moderate or heavy rain shower
30°C to 32°C
23-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
24-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
30°C to 33°C
25-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 32°C
26-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 32°C
27-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 32°C
28-08-2017
Overcast
30°C to 32°C
29-08-2017
Cloudy
30°C to 32°C
30-08-2017
Clear/Sunny
30°C to 32°C
31-08-2017
Partly Cloudy
31°C to 33°C

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Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in august

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in august.

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Cities near Puttalam:

Wilpattu National Park in augustgood weather
Kuliyapitiya in augusttolerable weather
Anuradhapura in augustgood weather
Kurunegala in augustgood weather
Negombo in augusttolerable weather
Dambulla in augustgood weather

Sri Lanka in august: See full list of cities


Weather data for Puttalam in august:

Weather data for Puttalam for august are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Puttalam. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Puttalam 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 Puttalam.

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