Vavuniya monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Vavuniya

    Vavuniya average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Vavuniya (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 28.4 29.8 31.5 32.5 32.8 32.4 32.1 32 32 30.8 29.3 28.2
    °F 83.1 85.7 88.6 90.5 91.1 90.4 89.7 89.5 89.6 87.5 84.7 82.8

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Vavuniya (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 82 54 53 106 62 9 28 38 57 228 273 256
    inches 3.2 2.1 2.1 4.2 2.4 0.4 1.1 1.5 2.3 9 10.8 10.1
    Rainy days 5 4 4 7 5 3 4 4 5 12 14 13
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Vavuniya

    Average daily sunshine Vavuniya
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 7.6 8.4 9.2 8.6 7.5 6.7 6.5 7.2 6.9 6.7 6.1 6.4
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Vavuniya (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 22.7 22.8 24 25.1 25.6 25.6 25 24.7 24.6 24 23.4 23.1
    Max °C 28.5 30 31.7 32.7 33 32.6 32.3 32.2 32.2 31 29.4 28.4
    Min °F 72.9 73 75.1 77.2 78.1 78.1 76.9 76.4 76.3 75.2 74.1 73.5
    Max °F 78.1 79.5 82 84 84.7 84.4 83.5 83.1 83.1 81.5 79.5 78.3
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Vavuniya in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 27.2 27.7 28.8 29.9 29.8 28.9 28.4 28.2 28.4 28.7 28.6 27.7
    °F 80.9 81.8 83.8 85.9 85.7 84.1 83.1 82.8 83.1 83.7 83.4 81.8
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Vavuniya (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 14 11 9 8 13 17 15 14 13 10 11 14
    mph 9 7 6 5 8 11 9 9 8 6 7 9

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Vavuniya
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    76% 73% 73% 74% 72% 69% 69% 70% 72% 76% 80% 81%

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Vavuniya weather stats

Vavuniya weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32.8°C 91°F
Driest month: June 9mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: March 9.2hrs
Coldest month: January 28.4°C 83.1°F
Wettest month: November 273mm 10.7ins
Warmest sea: April 29.9°C 85.8°F
Map showing location of Vavuniya (8.7514, 80.4971)

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