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Polonnaruwa weather in September (Polonnaruwa District, Sri Lanka)

Looking to travel to Polonnaruwa in September? Wondering if it's the right time to visit? Browse this page for a comprehensive overview of the weather conditions for that month.

Temperatures

In September, Polonnaruwa typically experiences very high temperatures and moderate rainfall. Daytime temperatures hover around 36°C, while nights can cool down to about 26°C. Keep in mind, these temperatures are averages, and some days might be even warmer. Dress suitably to manage the heat.

Precipitation

Polonnaruwa in September usually receives moderate rainfall, averaging around 58 mm for the month. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 9 days of the month will see rainfall.

If you prefer dry days with pleasant temperatures, September may not be the ideal month to visit Polonnaruwa. February typically offers the most optimal weather. In contrast, April, May, August, September, October, November and December tend to have less optimal conditions.

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

 

Polonnaruwa, monthly averages in September

Min TemperatureMin Temperature 26°C  
Max TemperatureMax Temperature 36°C  
Chance of RainChance of Rain 29%  
PrecipitationPrecipitation 58 mm  
Rainy daysRainy days 9 days  

Where to go in Sri Lanka in September

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

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20°C and 29°C and not too much precipitation (less than 90 mm a month).

So, what should you wear in this month?

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.

What To Do

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

Camping
7/10

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