Average weather in October 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 October is 11.0°C (51.8°F). October falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 228mm (9.0in). This makes it the wettest month of the year. It rains on average a total of 21 days. You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 19.0°C (66.2°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 118 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in October? 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 October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 51 °F
Max Temperature 66 °F
Chance of Rain 70%
Precipitation 9 in
Rainy Days 21
Sunshine Hours 118

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
Camping
6/10

Weather Forecasts for Nuwara Eliya (Nuwara Eliya District)

MON Jan 24
92°F | 61°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

TUE Jan 25
92°F | 61°F
Sunny

Sunny

WED Jan 26
90°F | 62°F
Sunny

Sunny

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