Sigiriya, Central, Sri Lanka Climate

Weather: 28.91°C/84.04°F, Wind SW at 5.59 km/h, 60% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Sigiriya Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of None meters (0 feet) above sea level, Sigiriya has a Tropical rainforest climate (Classification: Af). The district’s yearly temperature is 27.68ºC (81.82ºF) and it is 0.22% higher than Sri Lanka’s averages. Sigiriya typically receives about 243.04 millimeters (9.57 inches) of precipitation and has 260.04 rainy days (71.24% of the time) annually.

CountrySri Lanka
CityCentral
Longitude80.754698
Latitude7.9541085
Attitude/ElevationNonem (0ft)
Local timeTuesday 04:39
Annual high temperature31.2ºC (88.16ºF)
Annual low temperature21.71ºC (71.08ºF)
Average annual precip.243.04mm (9.57in)
Warmest monthMarch (33.51ºC / 92.32ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (19.74ºC / 67.53ºF)
Wettest MonthOctober (498.59mm / 19.63in)
Driest MonthJanuary (103.7mm / 4.08in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)260.04 days (71.24%)
Days with no rain104.95999999999998 days (28.76%)
Humidity82.31%

Climate Sigiriya: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)34.65(94.37)38.85(101.93)38.85(101.93)37.8(100.04)38.85(101.93)33.6(92.48)35.7(96.26)35.7(96.26)35.7(96.26)35.7(96.26)33.6(92.48)32.55(90.59)38.85(101.93)
Average high °C (°F)29.96(85.93)31.44(88.59)33.51(92.32)33.29(91.92)31.95(89.51)30.83(87.49)30.65(87.17)30.91(87.64)31.36(88.45)31.12(88.02)30.16(86.29)29.17(84.51)31.2(88.16)
Daily mean °C (°F)26.24(79.23)27.27(81.09)29.15(84.47)29.33(84.79)28.65(83.57)27.75(81.95)27.54(81.57)27.65(81.77)27.91(82.24)27.64(81.75)26.95(80.51)26.03(78.85)27.68(81.82)
Average low °C (°F)19.74(67.53)19.79(67.62)20.84(69.51)22.46(72.43)23.13(73.63)22.8(73.04)22.4(72.32)22.24(72.03)22.34(72.21)22.24(72.03)21.7(71.06)20.8(69.44)21.71(71.08)
Record low °C (°F)14.7(58.46)15.75(60.35)16.8(62.24)18.9(66.02)19.95(67.91)17.85(64.13)15.75(60.35)18.9(66.02)19.95(67.91)17.85(64.13)18.9(66.02)15.75(60.35)14.7(58.46)
Average precipitation mm (inches)103.7(4.08)157.42(6.2)168.36(6.63)373.5(14.7)321.51(12.66)119.03(4.69)151.41(5.96)157.87(6.22)220.0(8.66)498.59(19.63)396.97(15.63)248.1(9.77)243.04(9.57)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)13.3713.6516.4226.1627.7820.1421.023.5722.0527.9726.5421.3821.67
Average relative humidity (%)83.6881.1777.2681.8783.2380.7880.5880.380.0684.0986.9687.6582.31
Mean monthly sunshine hours11.211.3211.5712.2812.8112.9112.6711.6712.6111.1710.088.1611.54

Climate Graph

The chart below shows the mean monthly temperature and precipitation of Sigiriya in recent years.

Sigiriya

Sigiriya Temperature by Month

April
29.33°C | 84.79°F
March
29.15°C | 84.47°F
May
28.65°C | 83.57°F
September
27.91°C | 82.24°F
June
27.75°C | 81.95°F
August
27.65°C | 81.77°F
October
27.64°C | 81.75°F
July
27.54°C | 81.57°F
February
27.27°C | 81.09°F
November
26.95°C | 80.51°F
January
26.24°C | 79.23°F
December
26.03°C | 78.85°F

Historical Data

Summary
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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature37.8°C (100.04°F)34.34°C (93.81°F)31.5°C (88.7°F)
Avg Temperature32.55°C (90.59°F)30.31°C (86.56°F)27.3°C (81.14°F)
Min Temperature25.2°C (77.36°F)23.07°C (73.53°F)22.05°C (71.69°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point23.1°C (73.58°F)22.86°C (73.15°F)21.0°C (69.8°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation27.72mm | 1.09in7.71mm | 0.3in0.11mm | 0.0in231.41mm | 9.11in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind9.45kmh | 5.87mph4.48kmh | 2.78mph2.1kmh | 1.3mph
Gust Wind13.65kmh | 8.48mph6.58kmh | 4.09mph3.15kmh | 1.96mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure27.72mb7.71mb0.11mb
Sigiriya

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
April° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2016-04-0129.4 | 84.9223.1 | 73.58803.15 | 1.9631.32 | 1060.618.69 | 0.74
2016-04-0231.5 | 88.721.0 | 69.8703.15 | 1.9631.35 | 1061.650.11 | 0.0
2016-04-0331.5 | 88.721.0 | 69.8723.15 | 1.9631.38 | 1062.72.0 | 0.08
2016-04-0431.5 | 88.722.05 | 71.69724.2 | 2.6131.35 | 1061.652.63 | 0.1
2016-04-0530.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58774.2 | 2.6131.35 | 1061.656.09 | 0.24
2016-04-0630.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58763.15 | 1.9631.35 | 1061.6512.29 | 0.48
2016-04-0731.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58752.1 | 1.331.32 | 1060.68.3 | 0.33
2016-04-0831.5 | 88.722.05 | 71.69713.15 | 1.9631.32 | 1060.60.63 | 0.02
2016-04-0932.55 | 90.5922.05 | 71.69704.2 | 2.6131.35 | 1061.6510.61 | 0.42
2016-04-1030.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58773.15 | 1.9631.38 | 1062.715.65 | 0.62
2016-04-1130.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58764.2 | 2.6131.35 | 1061.6510.61 | 0.42
2016-04-1231.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58767.35 | 4.5731.32 | 1060.65.36 | 0.21
2016-04-1327.3 | 81.1423.1 | 73.58844.2 | 2.6131.29 | 1059.557.46 | 0.29
2016-04-1428.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58815.25 | 3.2631.29 | 1059.555.36 | 0.21
2016-04-1528.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58815.25 | 3.2631.29 | 1059.554.94 | 0.19
2016-04-1628.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58815.25 | 3.2631.29 | 1059.557.04 | 0.28
2016-04-1728.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58816.3 | 3.9131.29 | 1059.555.99 | 0.24
2016-04-1828.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58805.25 | 3.2631.29 | 1059.554.83 | 0.19
2016-04-1928.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58805.25 | 3.2631.29 | 1059.554.1 | 0.16
2016-04-2028.35 | 83.0323.1 | 73.58806.3 | 3.9131.29 | 1059.555.99 | 0.24
2016-04-2131.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58774.2 | 2.6131.32 | 1060.68.82 | 0.35
2016-04-2230.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58785.25 | 3.2631.32 | 1060.66.72 | 0.26
2016-04-2331.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58769.45 | 5.8731.26 | 1058.52.0 | 0.08
2016-04-2431.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58748.4 | 5.2231.23 | 1057.454.41 | 0.17
2016-04-2531.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58746.3 | 3.9131.26 | 1058.53.15 | 0.12
2016-04-2631.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58762.1 | 1.331.29 | 1059.5510.71 | 0.42
2016-04-2730.45 | 86.8123.1 | 73.58762.1 | 1.331.29 | 1059.5514.81 | 0.58
2016-04-2831.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58763.15 | 1.9631.29 | 1059.556.83 | 0.27
2016-04-2931.5 | 88.723.1 | 73.58763.15 | 1.9631.29 | 1059.557.56 | 0.3
2016-04-3029.4 | 84.9223.1 | 73.58812.1 | 1.331.32 | 1060.627.72 | 1.09

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