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January Rainfall Precipitation in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka in January precipitation ranges from moderate in Chilaw with 43 mm of rainfall to heavy in Adams Peak with 299 mm of rainfall.

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

Find the average total precipitation in January 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 January?
  • Kandy often experiences a notable amount of rain in January, with an average of about 108 mm. The city's weather is known to change unexpectedly because of these showers.

  • What is the wettest city in January in Sri Lanka?
  • In our records, Adams Peak stands out as having an average precipitation level of 299 mm, making it the wettest location.

  • What is the driest city in January in Sri Lanka?
  • Among all locations in our dataset, Chilaw has the lowest average precipitation at 43 mm.

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