Galkiriyagama, North Central, Sri Lanka Climate

Weather: 30.69°C/87.24°F, Wind SW at 2.78 km/h, 41% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Galkiriyagama Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of None meters (0 feet) above sea level, Galkiriyagama has a Tropical wet and dry or savanna ('summer' dry season) climate (Classification: As). The district’s yearly temperature is 28.43ºC (83.17ºF) and it is 0.97% higher than Sri Lanka’s averages. Galkiriyagama typically receives about 130.38 millimeters (5.13 inches) of precipitation and has 162.9 rainy days (44.63% of the time) annually.

CountrySri Lanka
CityNorth Central
Longitude80.5718772
Latitude7.9263493
Attitude/ElevationNonem (0ft)
Local timeWednesday 10:35
Annual high temperature31.68ºC (89.02ºF)
Annual low temperature23.28ºC (73.9ºF)
Average annual precip.130.38mm (5.13in)
Warmest monthApril (33.82ºC / 92.88ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (20.39ºC / 68.7ºF)
Wettest MonthOctober (297.55mm / 11.71in)
Driest MonthJune (31.69mm / 1.25in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)162.9 days (44.63%)
Days with no rain202.1 days (55.37%)
Humidity74.34%

Climate Galkiriyagama: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)33.48(92.26)35.45(95.81)39.38(102.88)38.4(101.12)36.43(97.57)35.45(95.81)35.45(95.81)35.45(95.81)35.45(95.81)35.45(95.81)34.46(94.03)33.48(92.26)39.38(102.88)
Average high °C (°F)29.14(84.45)31.17(88.11)33.74(92.73)33.82(92.88)32.64(90.75)32.41(90.34)32.36(90.25)32.3(90.14)32.3(90.14)31.5(88.7)29.91(85.84)28.9(84.02)31.68(89.02)
Daily mean °C (°F)25.89(78.6)27.28(81.1)29.49(85.08)30.16(86.29)29.65(85.37)29.53(85.15)29.39(84.9)29.21(84.58)29.2(84.56)28.31(82.96)26.93(80.47)26.06(78.91)28.43(83.17)
Average low °C (°F)20.39(68.7)20.83(69.49)22.06(71.71)24.03(75.25)24.89(76.8)25.19(77.34)24.83(76.69)24.69(76.44)24.54(76.17)23.73(74.71)22.5(72.5)21.61(70.9)23.28(73.9)
Record low °C (°F)16.74(62.13)16.74(62.13)17.72(63.9)20.68(69.22)21.66(70.99)18.71(65.68)20.68(69.22)18.71(65.68)19.69(67.44)18.71(65.68)18.71(65.68)17.72(63.9)16.74(62.13)
Average precipitation mm (inches)73.49(2.89)81.08(3.19)86.23(3.39)220.62(8.69)126.91(5.0)31.69(1.25)46.86(1.84)57.14(2.25)108.16(4.26)297.55(11.71)240.52(9.47)194.28(7.65)130.38(5.13)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)11.2711.0111.8222.3812.626.06.178.1410.220.7723.2819.2513.58
Average relative humidity (%)79.3375.9170.673.2975.0370.4769.5269.2769.6875.4881.2382.2374.34
Mean monthly sunshine hours10.0310.3910.8811.6412.0511.9612.0611.6111.6410.358.67.0710.69

Climate Graph

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

Galkiriyagama

Galkiriyagama Temperature by Month

April
30.16°C | 86.29°F
May
29.65°C | 85.37°F
June
29.53°C | 85.15°F
March
29.49°C | 85.08°F
July
29.39°C | 84.9°F
August
29.21°C | 84.58°F
September
29.2°C | 84.56°F
October
28.31°C | 82.96°F
February
27.28°C | 81.1°F
November
26.93°C | 80.47°F
December
26.06°C | 78.91°F
January
25.89°C | 78.6°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature35.45°C (95.81°F)33.76°C (92.77°F)31.51°C (88.72°F)
Avg Temperature31.51°C (88.72°F)30.52°C (86.94°F)29.54°C (85.17°F)
Min Temperature26.58°C (79.84°F)25.63°C (78.13°F)24.61°C (76.3°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point23.63°C (74.53°F)23.0°C (73.4°F)21.66°C (70.99°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation5.32mm | 0.21in0.31mm | 0.01in0.0mm | 0in9.66mm | 0.38in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind26.58kmh | 16.52mph19.06kmh | 11.84mph13.78kmh | 8.56mph
Gust Wind36.43kmh | 22.64mph26.04kmh | 16.18mph19.69kmh | 12.23mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure5.32mb0.31mb0.0mb
Galkiriyagama

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
May° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2019-05-0129.54 | 85.1723.63 | 74.537426.58 | 16.5229.22 | 989.520.2 | 0.01
2019-05-0230.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537524.61 | 15.2929.25 | 990.510.3 | 0.01
2019-05-0329.54 | 85.1722.65 | 72.777224.61 | 15.2929.31 | 992.480.1 | 0.0
2019-05-0430.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.776820.68 | 12.8529.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-0530.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777116.74 | 10.429.4 | 995.430.0 | 0
2019-05-0629.54 | 85.1722.65 | 72.777318.71 | 11.6329.37 | 994.450.0 | 0
2019-05-0730.52 | 86.9421.66 | 70.996918.71 | 11.6329.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-0830.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777120.68 | 12.8529.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-0930.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777219.69 | 12.2329.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-1030.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537317.72 | 11.0129.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-1130.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777118.71 | 11.6329.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-1230.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777218.71 | 11.6329.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-1330.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777217.72 | 11.0129.31 | 992.480.1 | 0.0
2019-05-1430.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777219.69 | 12.2329.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-1530.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537119.69 | 12.2329.31 | 992.480.2 | 0.01
2019-05-1630.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777119.69 | 12.2329.34 | 993.460.1 | 0.0
2019-05-1730.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537417.72 | 11.0129.34 | 993.461.38 | 0.05
2019-05-1830.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537416.74 | 10.429.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-1930.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537315.75 | 9.7929.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-2030.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777414.77 | 9.1829.34 | 993.460.1 | 0.0
2019-05-2130.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777113.78 | 8.5629.34 | 993.460.39 | 0.02
2019-05-2230.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.777015.75 | 9.7929.34 | 993.460.39 | 0.02
2019-05-2330.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.776916.74 | 10.429.34 | 993.465.32 | 0.21
2019-05-2430.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.776916.74 | 10.429.34 | 993.460.0 | 0
2019-05-2530.52 | 86.9422.65 | 72.776920.68 | 12.8529.31 | 992.480.0 | 0
2019-05-2631.51 | 88.7223.63 | 74.537120.68 | 12.8529.28 | 991.490.0 | 0
2019-05-2731.51 | 88.7223.63 | 74.537218.71 | 11.6329.28 | 991.490.0 | 0
2019-05-2831.51 | 88.7223.63 | 74.537316.74 | 10.429.25 | 990.510.98 | 0.04
2019-05-2931.51 | 88.7223.63 | 74.537218.71 | 11.6329.25 | 990.510.0 | 0
2019-05-3030.52 | 86.9423.63 | 74.537321.66 | 13.4629.25 | 990.510.1 | 0.0
2019-05-3129.54 | 85.1722.65 | 72.777022.65 | 14.0729.28 | 991.490.0 | 0

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