Climate in Kandy (Kandy District), Sri Lanka

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from nearest weather station: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka (20 KM, 12 Miles).

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Kandy (Kandy District)

SUN Apr 18
31°C | 20°C

Patchy rain possible

MON Apr 19
31°C | 20°C

Patchy rain possible

TUE Apr 20
32°C | 21°C

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Kandy in Sri Lanka

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

  • During the month of January, February, March, April and May you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The months of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December have a high chance of precipitation.
  • The warmest month is April with an average maximum temperature of 22°C (71°F).

  • The coldest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 18°C (64°F).
  • October is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • March is the driest month.
  • March is the most sunny month.
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