Colombo Weather in February

What's the weather like in Colombo (Western) in February 2023?

The climate in Colombo during February can be summarized as hot, humid and reasonably dry.

February is in the winter in Colombo and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

Colombo weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 31.3°C 88.3°F
Nightly temperature 22.5°C 72.5°F
Average temperature 26.9°C 80.4°F
Daily sunshine 9.1 hrs
Avg rainfall 74 mm 2.9 ins
Rainy days 5 days
Sea temperature 28°C 82.4°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 7.9kph 5 mph

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Colombo with around 74mm 2.9 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 5 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.1 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Colombo

Colombo average temperature in February

February rainfall

Colombo average rain in February

February hourly sunshine

Colombo average rain in February

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Colombo in February 2022.

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Colombo weather stats

Colombo weather statistics
Hottest month: May 30.9°C 87.6°F
Driest month: January 55mm 2.2ins
Sunniest month: March 9.2hrs
Coldest month: December 30.1°C 86.2°F
Wettest month: May 382mm 15ins
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