Average Weather January in Katunayaka (Gampaha District), Sri Lanka

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Katunayaka in January is 22.0°C (71.6°F). The amount of rain in January is normal with an average of 62mm (2.4in). January is the driest month of the year. The average maximum temperature lies around 31.0°C (87.8°F). During the night it can be very warm and sticky. With a water temperature of around 28.0°C (82.4°F), this is a great month to swim. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and like sunbathing than this month is a great period to visit Katunayaka. It has 248 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Katunayaka should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Katunayaka? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Min Temperature 22.0 °C
Max Temperature 31.0 °C
Water Temperature 28.0 °C
Chance of Rain 26.7%
Precipitation 62.0mm
Rainy Days 8
Sunshine Hours 248

What To Do

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

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Camping
8/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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