When is the best time to go to Trincomalee?

When is the best time to go to Trincomalee? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Trincomalee are January, February, March, May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months are March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The rainiest months are October, November and December
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Trincomalee

For full information about the climate and weather in Trincomalee a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 76°F/85°F
February 77°F/88°F
March 81°F/94°F
April 83°F/95°F
May 85°F/94°F
June 85°F/94°F
July 83°F/94°F
August 83°F/94°F
September 83°F/94°F
October 81°F/92°F
November 79°F/88°F
December 77°F/85°F

Weather and climate in Trincomalee

Trincomalee enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Trincomalee is 92°F (ranging from 85°F in january to 95°F in april). Annual rainfall is 74.9in, with a minimum of 1.2in in june and a maximum of 12.2in in november.
  • From january to march the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 94°F°C.
  • In the month of april the climate is just OK. In average, on the morning it is 83°F and it rains about 8.2in each month.
  • From may to october the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 83°F and it rains in october about 12in.
  • Between november and december the climate is not good, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 85°F in average and it rains about 40% of the time in december.

Trincomalee : Trincomalee

Charts: temperature and rainfall in Trincomalee

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Trincomalee: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Trincomalee

Find out when Trincomalee has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Trincomalee

  • Very low season in Trincomalee
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: March, April, May, June, October and November.
  • Low season in Trincomalee
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February and December.
  • High season in Trincomalee
    The number of visitors to Trincomalee is high in: September.
  • Peak season in Trincomalee
    The largest number of tourists visiting Trincomalee is during: July and August.

Figure: Visitor index for Trincomalee month by month

Best time for low prices in Trincomalee

Average prices of hotels in Trincomalee month by month

Generally, June is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Trincomalee. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, September is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

Average price of hiring a car in Trincomalee

On average, it costs $ 68 per day to hire a car in Trincomalee. This price varies by $ 3.2 depending on the month. In september, hiring a car costs an average of $ 66 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in february is $ 69.

Find the best price for your car rental

Other cities and places near Trincomalee

Best time to go to Sri Lanka

Chargement en cours
Legend: Trincomalee other locations

Change units