The climate in Nuwara Eliya during March can be summarized as mild and a little damp.
March is in the spring in Nuwara Eliya and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around 23°C (74°F), whilst at night 11°C (52°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||23.1°C 73.6°F|
|Nightly temperature||11.1°C 52°F|
|Average temperature||17.1°C 62.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.4 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||86 mm 3.4 ins|
|Rainy days||8 days|
|Sea temperature||29°C 84.2°F|
|Windspeed||8.6kph 5 mph|
On average March is the driest month of the year in Nuwara Eliya with around 86mm 3.4 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.4 hours of sunshine per day.
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 March 2019.
|Hottest month:||May||21.9°C 71.4°F|
|Driest month:||March||86mm 3.4ins|
|Coldest month:||January||20.4°C 68.7°F|
|Wettest month:||October||258mm 10.2ins|