Medawachchiya, North Central, Sri Lanka Climate

Weather: 28.82°C/83.88°F, Wind SW at 1.98 km/h, 46% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Medawachchiya Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 93.19 meters (305.74 feet) above sea level, Medawachchiya has a Tropical wet and dry or savanna ('summer' dry season) climate (Classification: As). The district’s yearly temperature is 28.07ºC (82.53ºF) and it is 0.61% higher than Sri Lanka’s averages. Medawachchiya typically receives about 128.74 millimeters (5.07 inches) of precipitation and has 160.86 rainy days (44.07% of the time) annually.

CountrySri Lanka
CityNorth Central
Longitude80.4909806
Latitude8.5374813
Attitude/Elevation93.19m (305.74ft)
Local timeFriday 06:40
Annual high temperature31.29ºC (88.32ºF)
Annual low temperature22.98ºC (73.36ºF)
Average annual precip.128.74mm (5.07in)
Warmest monthApril (33.4ºC / 92.12ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (20.13ºC / 68.23ºF)
Wettest MonthOctober (293.8mm / 11.57in)
Driest MonthJune (31.3mm / 1.23in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)160.86 days (44.07%)
Days with no rain204.14 days (55.93%)
Humidity73.4%

Climate Medawachchiya: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)33.05(91.49)35.0(95.0)38.89(102.0)37.92(100.26)35.97(96.75)35.0(95.0)35.0(95.0)35.0(95.0)35.0(95.0)35.0(95.0)34.03(93.25)33.05(91.49)38.89(102.0)
Average high °C (°F)28.78(83.8)30.78(87.4)33.32(91.98)33.4(92.12)32.23(90.01)32.0(89.6)31.96(89.53)31.9(89.42)31.9(89.42)31.1(87.98)29.54(85.17)28.53(83.35)31.29(88.32)
Daily mean °C (°F)25.57(78.03)26.94(80.49)29.12(84.42)29.78(85.6)29.27(84.69)29.16(84.49)29.02(84.24)28.85(83.93)28.84(83.91)27.95(82.31)26.59(79.86)25.73(78.31)28.07(82.53)
Average low °C (°F)20.13(68.23)20.57(69.03)21.78(71.2)23.73(74.71)24.58(76.24)24.87(76.77)24.52(76.14)24.38(75.88)24.23(75.61)23.43(74.17)22.21(71.98)21.34(70.41)22.98(73.36)
Record low °C (°F)16.53(61.75)16.53(61.75)17.5(63.5)20.42(68.76)21.39(70.5)18.47(65.25)20.42(68.76)18.47(65.25)19.44(66.99)18.47(65.25)18.47(65.25)17.5(63.5)16.53(61.75)
Average precipitation mm (inches)72.57(2.86)80.06(3.15)85.15(3.35)217.84(8.58)125.31(4.93)31.3(1.23)46.27(1.82)56.42(2.22)106.8(4.2)293.8(11.57)237.49(9.35)191.83(7.55)128.74(5.07)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)11.1310.8711.6722.112.465.926.18.0410.0720.522.9819.0113.41
Average relative humidity (%)78.3374.9669.7172.3774.0869.5868.6568.3968.874.5380.2181.273.4
Mean monthly sunshine hours9.9110.2610.7411.4911.911.8111.9111.4611.4910.228.496.9810.56

Climate Graph

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

Medawachchiya

Medawachchiya Temperature by Month

April
29.78°C | 85.6°F
May
29.27°C | 84.69°F
June
29.16°C | 84.49°F
March
29.12°C | 84.42°F
July
29.02°C | 84.24°F
August
28.85°C | 83.93°F
September
28.84°C | 83.91°F
October
27.95°C | 82.31°F
February
26.94°C | 80.49°F
November
26.59°C | 79.86°F
December
25.73°C | 78.31°F
January
25.57°C | 78.03°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature33.05°C (91.49°F)30.66°C (87.19°F)26.25°C (79.25°F)
Avg Temperature29.17°C (84.51°F)28.09°C (82.56°F)25.28°C (77.5°F)
Min Temperature25.28°C (77.5°F)24.34°C (75.81°F)19.44°C (66.99°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point22.36°C (72.25°F)21.33°C (70.39°F)20.42°C (68.76°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation22.65mm | 0.89in2.59mm | 0.1in0.0mm | 0in77.59mm | 3.05in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind28.19kmh | 17.52mph20.22kmh | 12.56mph15.56kmh | 9.67mph
Gust Wind37.92kmh | 23.56mph27.38kmh | 17.01mph21.39kmh | 13.29mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure22.65mb2.59mb0.0mb
Medawachchiya

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
September° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2020-09-0128.19 | 82.7422.36 | 72.257615.56 | 9.6728.91 | 979.0122.65 | 0.89
2020-09-0225.28 | 77.522.36 | 72.258416.53 | 10.2728.94 | 979.9815.85 | 0.62
2020-09-0328.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57216.53 | 10.2728.91 | 979.012.14 | 0.08
2020-09-0428.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57015.56 | 9.6728.91 | 979.010.1 | 0.0
2020-09-0529.17 | 84.5121.39 | 70.56916.53 | 10.2728.88 | 978.031.26 | 0.05
2020-09-0628.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57218.47 | 11.4828.91 | 979.018.17 | 0.32
2020-09-0727.22 | 81.021.39 | 70.57219.44 | 12.0828.94 | 979.980.29 | 0.01
2020-09-0828.19 | 82.7422.36 | 72.257517.5 | 10.8728.94 | 979.981.36 | 0.05
2020-09-0928.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57119.44 | 12.0828.94 | 979.980.1 | 0.0
2020-09-1026.25 | 79.2520.42 | 68.767323.33 | 14.528.91 | 979.010.1 | 0.0
2020-09-1128.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.56924.3 | 15.128.91 | 979.010.39 | 0.02
2020-09-1228.19 | 82.7420.42 | 68.766922.36 | 13.8928.94 | 979.980.0 | 0
2020-09-1328.19 | 82.7420.42 | 68.766919.44 | 12.0828.97 | 980.951.46 | 0.06
2020-09-1428.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57119.44 | 12.0828.94 | 979.980.29 | 0.01
2020-09-1528.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57221.39 | 13.2928.91 | 979.011.17 | 0.05
2020-09-1628.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57121.39 | 13.2928.91 | 979.010.78 | 0.03
2020-09-1728.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57023.33 | 14.528.94 | 979.980.87 | 0.03
2020-09-1828.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57025.28 | 15.7128.91 | 979.010.39 | 0.02
2020-09-1928.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57026.25 | 16.3128.85 | 977.060.39 | 0.02
2020-09-2028.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57028.19 | 17.5228.85 | 977.061.85 | 0.07
2020-09-2129.17 | 84.5120.42 | 68.766426.25 | 16.3128.91 | 979.010.29 | 0.01
2020-09-2228.19 | 82.7420.42 | 68.766723.33 | 14.528.94 | 979.980.19 | 0.01
2020-09-2328.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.56920.42 | 12.6928.94 | 979.980.29 | 0.01
2020-09-2428.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57217.5 | 10.8729.0 | 981.924.67 | 0.18
2020-09-2526.25 | 79.2521.39 | 70.57716.53 | 10.2728.97 | 980.954.08 | 0.16
2020-09-2629.17 | 84.5121.39 | 70.57018.47 | 11.4828.97 | 980.950.1 | 0.0
2020-09-2729.17 | 84.5121.39 | 70.57115.56 | 9.6728.97 | 980.950.0 | 0
2020-09-2829.17 | 84.5121.39 | 70.57018.47 | 11.4828.94 | 979.980.68 | 0.03
2020-09-2928.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.56919.44 | 12.0828.94 | 979.986.9 | 0.27
2020-09-3028.19 | 82.7421.39 | 70.57020.42 | 12.6928.91 | 979.010.78 | 0.03

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