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August Rainfall Precipitation in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka in August precipitation ranges from low in Yala National Park with 18 mm of rainfall to heavy in Kuruwita with 277 mm of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Sri Lanka in August?

Find the average total precipitation in August for the most popular destinations in Sri Lanka on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm precipitation. High: 90 mm to 160 mm. Moderate: 30 mm to 90 mm. Low: 5 mm to 30 mm.

  • How much rainfall does Sri Lanka receive in August?
  • In August, Kandy typically receives significant rainfall, averaging around 107 mm. Due to the frequent showers, the weather can shift unpredictably from one moment to the next.

  • What is the wettest city in August in Sri Lanka?
  • In our records, Kuruwita stands out as having an average precipitation level of 277 mm, making it the wettest location.

  • What is the driest city in August in Sri Lanka?
  • Based on our records, Yala National Park registers the lowest average precipitation, with only 18 mm.

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