Nuwara Eliya Weather in March

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

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.

Nuwara Eliya weather averages (imperial / metric)
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
Humidity 72%
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.

March temperatures in Nuwara Eliya

March rainfall

March 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 March 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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