Average Weather during August in Nuwara Eliya (Nuwara Eliya District), Sri Lanka

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Nuwara Eliya in August is 12.0°C (53.6°F). August falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 159mm (6.3in). This month generally has very pleasant temperatures. The average maximum temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). In this month you will hardly see any sunshine with 74 hours of sun during the whole month.

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Nuwara Eliya should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 12 °C
Max Temperature 18 °C
Chance of Rain 73%
Precipitation 159mm
Rainy Days 22
Sunshine Hours 74

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
4/10
Camping
6/10

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