Kurunegala Weather in December

What's the weather like in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka in December 2018?

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

December is in the winter in Kurunegala and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (85°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.

Kurunegala weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 29.3°C 84.7°F
Nightly temperature 21.1°C 70°F
Average temperature 25.2°C 77.4°F
Daily sunshine 6.6 hrs
Avg rainfall 171 mm 6.7 ins
Rainy days 11 days
Sea temperature 27.9°C 82.1°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 10.8kph 7 mph

On average December is the 5th wettest month of the year in Kurunegala with around 171mm 6.7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Kurunegala

December rainfall

December 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 December 2018.

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Kurunegala weather stats

Kurunegala weather statistics
Hottest month: April 32.4°C 90.3°F
Driest month: January 62mm 2.4ins
Sunniest month: March 9hrs
Coldest month: January 29.7°C 85.5°F
Wettest month: October 337mm 13.3ins
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