Climate in Hikkaduwa (Galle District), Sri Lanka

See the monthly weather averages in graphs below.
* Data from nearest weather station: Ratnapura (Ratnapura District), Sri Lanka (68.5 KM).

Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year

The monthly mean minimum and maximum daily temperature. Show in Fahrenheit

Average min and max temperatures in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka   Copyright © 2019 www.weather-and-climate.com

Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year

This is the monthly total of sunhours

Average monthly sunhours in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka   Copyright © 2019 www.weather-and-climate.com

Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)

This is the mean monthly precipitation, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Average precipitation (rain/snow) in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka   Copyright © 2019 www.weather-and-climate.com

Average monthly rainy days over the year

This is the number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average rainy days (rain/snow) in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka   Copyright © 2019 www.weather-and-climate.com

Where to stay in Hikkaduwa

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Average humidity over the year

This is the mean monthly relative humidity

Average relative humidity in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka   Copyright © 2019 www.weather-and-climate.com

What is the best time of year to go to Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka

With a tropical rainforest climate the weather in Hikkaduwa is characterized by high humidity and many rainy days. Large temperature fluctuations rarely occur and the daytime temperature is around 30 degrees Celsius (86° Fahrenheit) throughout the year. The night temperature is on average a few degrees lower. There can be tropical storms and hurricanes and the sea temperature is pleasant throughout the year.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month: April, May, September, October, November and December.
  • On average, the warmest month is January.
  • On average, the coolest month is January.
  • November is the wettest month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • January is the driest month.
Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka? Find out where to stay here.