Dambulla Weather in May

What's the weather like in Dambulla, Sri Lanka in May 2019?

The climate in Dambulla during May can be summarized as very hot, humid and damp.

May is in the spring in Dambulla and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 24°C (76°F) is normal.

Dambulla weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 32.1°C 89.8°F
Nightly temperature 24.3°C 75.7°F
Average temperature 28.2°C 82.8°F
Daily sunshine 7 hrs
Avg rainfall 111 mm 4.4 ins
Rainy days 9 days
Sea temperature 29.6°C 85.2°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 12.2kph 8 mph

On average May is the 5th wettest month of the year in Dambulla with around 111mm 4.4 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Dambulla

May rainfall

May hourly sunshine

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 May 2019.

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Dambulla weather stats

Dambulla weather statistics
Hottest month: May 31.9°C 89.4°F
Driest month: June 61mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: March 9hrs
Coldest month: January 29°C 84.2°F
Wettest month: November 289mm 11.4ins
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