Average Weather during 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 most wet month of the year. 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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Monthly Averages

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

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