Anuradhapura monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Anuradhapura

    Anuradhapura average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Anuradhapura (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 28.9 30.5 32 32.7 32.6 32.1 31.9 31.8 31.9 30.9 29.5 28.6
    °F 84 86.9 89.6 90.9 90.7 89.8 89.5 89.3 89.5 87.6 85.2 83.4

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Anuradhapura (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 89 54 67 146 80 11 32 39 64 247 261 235
    inches 3.5 2.1 2.6 5.7 3.1 0.4 1.3 1.5 2.5 9.7 10.3 9.3
    Rainy days 5 4 5 8 6 4 4 4 6 13 15 13
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Anuradhapura

    Average daily sunshine Anuradhapura
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 7.6 8.4 9.1 8.5 7.3 6.7 6.5 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.2 6.4
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Anuradhapura (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 22.2 22.3 23.6 24.7 25.4 25.5 24.9 24.6 24.5 23.8 23.1 22.7
    Max °C 29.1 30.7 32.2 32.9 32.8 32.3 32.1 32 32.1 31.1 29.7 28.7
    Min °F 71.9 72.1 74.5 76.5 77.7 77.9 76.8 76.3 76.1 74.8 73.6 72.9
    Max °F 78.1 79.7 82.2 83.8 84.4 84 83.3 82.9 82.9 81.3 79.5 78.3
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Anuradhapura in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 27.2 27.7 28.8 29.9 29.8 28.9 28.4 28.2 28.4 28.7 28.6 27.7
    °F 80.9 81.8 83.8 85.9 85.7 84.1 83.1 82.8 83.1 83.7 83.4 81.8
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Anuradhapura (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 13 11 9 8 13 17 15 14 13 10 10 13
    mph 8 7 5 5 8 10 9 9 8 6 6 8

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Anuradhapura
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    75% 72% 73% 75% 73% 71% 70% 71% 72% 77% 80% 80%
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Anuradhapura weather stats

Anuradhapura weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32.6°C 90.7°F
Driest month: June 11mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: March 9.1hrs
Coldest month: January 28.9°C 84°F
Wettest month: November 261mm 10.3ins
Warmest sea: April 29.9°C 85.8°F
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