Kandy monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

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

    Kandy average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Kandy (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 27.1 28.7 29.9 30 28.6 27.4 27.3 27.3 27.5 27.8 27.6 26.8
    °F 80.8 83.6 85.9 85.9 83.5 81.3 81.1 81.2 81.5 82 81.6 80.2

    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 Kandy (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 86 82 90 214 164 118 119 116 155 297 303 212
    inches 3.4 3.2 3.5 8.4 6.5 4.6 4.7 4.5 6.1 11.7 11.9 8.3
    Rainy days 6 5 8 13 11 13 11 11 13 16 16 12
  • Average daily sunshine

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

    Average daily sunshine Kandy
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 7.3 8 8.6 7.8 6.3 6 5.8 6 6 6.1 6.1 6.3
  • Day / night temperatures

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

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Kandy (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 17.9 18.1 19.2 20.6 21.2 21.3 21 20.7 20.3 20.1 19.7 19.1
    Max °C 27.4 29 30.2 30.2 28.8 27.6 27.5 27.5 27.7 28 27.8 27
    Min °F 64.1 64.5 66.6 69.1 70.2 70.3 69.7 69.3 68.5 68.1 67.4 66.3
    Max °F 72.7 74.3 76.5 77.7 77 75.9 75.6 75.4 75.2 75.2 74.7 73.4
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Kandy in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 27.4 27.9 28.9 29.9 29.6 28.6 28 27.9 28.1 28.5 28.6 27.9
    °F 81.4 82.2 84 85.7 85.2 83.5 82.4 82.2 82.6 83.3 83.4 82.1
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Kandy (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 12 10 9 8 12 16 14 14 13 10 9 11
    mph 7 7 6 5 7 10 9 9 8 6 6 7

    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 Kandy
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    75% 71% 71% 77% 79% 78% 78% 77% 77% 80% 81% 80%
Kandy

Other monthly averages

Kandy weather stats

Kandy weather statistics
Hottest month: April 30°C 86°F
Driest month: February 82mm 3.2ins
Sunniest month: March 8.6hrs
Coldest month: January 27.1°C 80.8°F
Wettest month: November 303mm 11.9ins
Warmest sea: April 29.9°C 85.8°F
Map showing location of Kandy (7.2955, 80.6356)

Locations nearby

Top Sri Lanka locations

Change units