Kandy weather in November (Kandy District, Sri Lanka)

Planning a trip to Kandy in November? Wondering if it's an optimal time for a visit? This page provides detailed information on the weather conditions for that month.

In November, Kandy generally has high temperatures and heavy rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 28°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 20°C.

Kandy in November falls under the rainy season with heavy rainfall, averaging around 322 mm (show in inches) for the month. In this month, the heaviest downpours of the year are not uncommon. Carrying a poncho might be your best bet to stay dry. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 16 days of the month will see rainfall.

The area experiences a moderate amount of sunshine, with approximately 125 hours of sunlight expected. This makes it neither too gloomy nor overly bright.

If you're looking for dry conditions and comfortable temperatures, November may not be the ideal month to visit Kandy. February generally stands out with the best circumstances. While April, October and November tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly conditions, visit our specialized Kandy climate page with graphs.


Kandy, monthly averages in November

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 20.2°C  
Max Temperature 27.7°C  
Chance of Rain 52%  
Precipitation 322 mm  
Rainy days 16 days  
Humidity 82% *  
Windspeed 4 km/h *  
Sunshine 125 hours *  
Percentage Sunshine *  
* Data from: Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka (20 KM, 12 Miles).

Where to go in Sri Lanka in November

Find out more about the weather in Sri Lanka in November and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Kandy in November?

It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. However, there's a good chance of rain, so bring a raincoat just in case.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in November.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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