Nuwara Eliya Weather in April

What's the weather like in Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka in April 2019?

The climate in Nuwara Eliya during April can be summarized as mild and wet.

April is in the spring in Nuwara Eliya and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (74°F), whilst at night 12°C (54°F) is normal.

Nuwara Eliya weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 23.4°C 74°F
Nightly temperature 12.3°C 54.1°F
Average temperature 17.8°C 64°F
Daily sunshine 6.7 hrs
Avg rainfall 178 mm 7 ins
Rainy days 13 days
Sea temperature 29.8°C 85.6°F
Humidity 80%
Windspeed 7.2kph 5 mph

On average April is the 4th wettest month of the year in Nuwara Eliya with around 178mm 7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

April temperatures in Nuwara Eliya

April rainfall

April 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 April 2019.

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Nuwara Eliya weather stats

Nuwara Eliya weather statistics
Hottest month: May 21.9°C 71.4°F
Driest month: March 86mm 3.4ins
Sunniest month: March 7.4hrs
Coldest month: January 20.4°C 68.7°F
Wettest month: October 258mm 10.2ins
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