Average weather in March 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 March is 10.0°C (50°F). The amount of rain in March is normal with an average of 71mm (2.8in). This makes it the driest month of the year. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 22.0°C (71.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Nuwara Eliya with 198 hours of sun. March is known as one of the best months to visit Nuwara Eliya.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Nuwara Eliya should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very nice and warm.

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

Monthly Averages in March

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 10 °C
Max Temperature 22 °C
Chance of Rain 37%
Precipitation 71mm
Rainy Days 11
Sunshine Hours 198

Where to stay in Nuwara Eliya

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Nuwara Eliya (Nuwara Eliya District)

MON Dec 06
29°C | 20°C

Moderate rain

TUE Dec 07
32°C | 19°C

Patchy rain possible

WED Dec 08
30°C | 19°C

Patchy rain possible

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