Hikkaduwa Weather in December

What's the weather like in Hikkaduwa (Southern) in December 2023?

The climate in Hikkaduwa during December can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

December is in the winter in Hikkaduwa and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (85°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

Hikkaduwa weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 29.3°C 84.7°F
Nightly temperature 22.1°C 71.7°F
Average temperature 25.7°C 78.2°F
Daily sunshine 6.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 182 mm 7.2 ins
Rainy days 10 days
Sea temperature 28.1°C 82.5°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 11.4kph 7 mph

On average December is the 5th driest month of the year in Hikkaduwa with around 182mm 7.2 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa average temperature in December

December rainfall

Hikkaduwa average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Hikkaduwa average rain in December

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 Hikkaduwa in December 2023.

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Hikkaduwa weather stats

Hikkaduwa weather statistics
Hottest month: April 30.6°C 87.1°F
Driest month: January 92mm 3.6ins
Sunniest month: March 8.9hrs
Coldest month: January 29.4°C 84.9°F
Wettest month: October 352mm 13.9ins
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