Hikkaduwa Weather in January

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

The climate in Hikkaduwa during January can be summarized as hot, humid and a little damp.

January is in the winter in Hikkaduwa and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (85°F), whilst at night 21°C (71°F) is normal.

Hikkaduwa weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 29.6°C 85.2°F
Nightly temperature 21.4°C 70.5°F
Average temperature 25.5°C 77.8°F
Daily sunshine 7.9 hrs
Avg rainfall 92 mm 3.6 ins
Rainy days 5 days
Sea temperature 27.7°C 81.9°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 13kph 8 mph

On average January is the driest month of the year in Hikkaduwa with around 92mm 3.6 inches of rain making it a a little damp 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 7.9 hours of sunshine per day.

January temperatures in Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa average temperature in January

January rainfall

Hikkaduwa average rain in January

January hourly sunshine

Hikkaduwa average rain in January

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 January 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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