Kurunegala Weather in October

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

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

October is in the fall / autumn in Kurunegala and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

Kurunegala weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 30.5°C 86.8°F
Nightly temperature 22.2°C 71.9°F
Average temperature 26.3°C 79.3°F
Daily sunshine 6.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 337 mm 13.3 ins
Rainy days 16 days
Sea temperature 28.5°C 83.3°F
Humidity 79%
Windspeed 9.4kph 6 mph

On average October is the wettest month of the year in Kurunegala with around 337mm 13.3 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

October temperatures in Kurunegala

October rainfall

October 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 October 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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