Achchankulam, Northern, Sri Lanka Climate

Weather: 24.4°C/75.92°F, Wind SW at 4.01 km/h, 91% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Achchankulam Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of 5.77 meters (18.93 feet) above sea level, Achchankulam has a Tropical wet and dry or savanna ('summer' dry season) climate (Classification: As). The district’s yearly temperature is 28.56ºC (83.41ºF) and it is 1.1% higher than Sri Lanka’s averages. Achchankulam typically receives about 136.03 millimeters (5.36 inches) of precipitation and has 145.9 rainy days (39.97% of the time) annually.

CountrySri Lanka
CityNorthern
Longitude79.9304633
Latitude8.8218628
Attitude/Elevation5.77m (18.93ft)
Local timeTuesday 02:23
Annual high temperature29.88ºC (85.78ºF)
Annual low temperature26.24ºC (79.23ºF)
Average annual precip.136.03mm (5.36in)
Warmest monthApril (31.42ºC / 88.56ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (24.04ºC / 75.27ºF)
Wettest MonthNovember (378.56mm / 14.9in)
Driest MonthMarch (52.12mm / 2.05in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)145.9 days (39.97%)
Days with no rain219.1 days (60.03%)
Humidity76.65%

Climate Achchankulam: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)31.0(87.8)33.0(91.4)34.0(93.2)34.0(93.2)34.0(93.2)32.0(89.6)33.0(91.4)32.0(89.6)33.0(91.4)32.0(89.6)31.0(87.8)31.0(87.8)34.0(93.2)
Average high °C (°F)28.38(83.08)29.46(85.03)30.8(87.44)31.42(88.56)31.2(88.16)30.4(86.72)30.0(86.0)29.75(85.55)29.83(85.69)29.84(85.71)29.09(84.36)28.35(83.03)29.88(85.78)
Daily mean °C (°F)26.74(80.13)27.52(81.54)28.93(84.07)29.95(85.91)30.1(86.18)29.48(85.06)29.01(84.22)28.73(83.71)28.73(83.71)28.65(83.57)27.89(82.2)27.04(80.67)28.56(83.41)
Average low °C (°F)24.04(75.27)24.18(75.52)25.15(77.27)27.14(80.85)28.17(82.71)27.89(82.2)27.15(80.87)26.87(80.37)26.93(80.47)26.7(80.06)25.76(78.37)24.89(76.8)26.24(79.23)
Record low °C (°F)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)22.0(71.6)23.0(73.4)25.0(77.0)23.0(73.4)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)21.0(69.8)19.0(66.2)19.0(66.2)
Average precipitation mm (inches)72.91(2.87)73.45(2.89)52.12(2.05)87.13(3.43)108.78(4.28)53.6(2.11)52.65(2.07)75.61(2.98)93.33(3.67)311.76(12.27)378.56(14.9)272.51(10.73)136.03(5.36)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)7.827.277.4511.919.738.368.010.0912.0922.6422.0918.4512.16
Average relative humidity (%)76.2675.6974.3575.9677.4976.0976.1476.8976.9576.7578.3378.8776.65
Mean monthly sunshine hours10.6810.9111.2911.8112.4212.5312.3611.3211.9610.738.397.4310.99

Climate Graph

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

Achchankulam

Achchankulam Temperature by Month

May
30.1°C | 86.18°F
April
29.95°C | 85.91°F
June
29.48°C | 85.06°F
July
29.01°C | 84.22°F
March
28.93°C | 84.07°F
August
28.73°C | 83.71°F
September
28.73°C | 83.71°F
October
28.65°C | 83.57°F
November
27.89°C | 82.2°F
February
27.52°C | 81.54°F
December
27.04°C | 80.67°F
January
26.74°C | 80.13°F

Historical Data

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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature30.0°C (86.0°F)28.06°C (82.51°F)27.0°C (80.6°F)
Avg Temperature28.0°C (82.4°F)26.52°C (79.74°F)26.0°C (78.8°F)
Min Temperature25.0°C (77.0°F)24.29°C (75.72°F)23.0°C (73.4°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point23.0°C (73.4°F)21.16°C (70.09°F)20.0°C (68.0°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation6.2mm | 0.24in0.36mm | 0.01in0.0mm | 0in11.1mm | 0.44in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind23.0kmh | 14.29mph20.26kmh | 12.59mph15.0kmh | 9.32mph
Gust Wind32.0kmh | 19.88mph28.1kmh | 17.46mph22.0kmh | 13.67mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure6.2mb0.36mb0.0mb
Achchankulam

Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
January° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2019-01-0126.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07422.0 | 13.6730.0 | 1016.00.2 | 0.01
2019-01-0226.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07122.0 | 13.6730.0 | 1016.00.0 | 0
2019-01-0326.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07222.0 | 13.6730.0 | 1016.00.3 | 0.01
2019-01-0426.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07222.0 | 13.6730.0 | 1016.00.0 | 0
2019-01-0526.0 | 78.822.0 | 71.67822.0 | 13.6729.94 | 1014.01.4 | 0.06
2019-01-0626.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07321.0 | 13.0529.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-0727.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87620.0 | 12.4329.88 | 1012.00.2 | 0.01
2019-01-0827.0 | 80.622.0 | 71.67721.0 | 13.0529.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-0927.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87620.0 | 12.4329.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1026.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87621.0 | 13.0529.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1126.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87620.0 | 12.4329.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1226.0 | 78.822.0 | 71.67821.0 | 13.0529.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1326.0 | 78.823.0 | 73.48321.0 | 13.0529.91 | 1013.06.2 | 0.24
2019-01-1427.0 | 80.622.0 | 71.67722.0 | 13.6729.88 | 1012.00.2 | 0.01
2019-01-1526.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87822.0 | 13.6729.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1627.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87622.0 | 13.6729.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1726.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07122.0 | 13.6729.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1826.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07121.0 | 13.0529.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-1926.0 | 78.820.0 | 68.07320.0 | 12.4329.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2026.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87620.0 | 12.4329.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2126.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87619.0 | 11.8129.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2226.0 | 78.821.0 | 69.87817.0 | 10.5629.91 | 1013.00.1 | 0.0
2019-01-2327.0 | 80.622.0 | 71.67918.0 | 11.1829.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2427.0 | 80.622.0 | 71.68018.0 | 11.1829.91 | 1013.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2527.0 | 80.623.0 | 73.48215.0 | 9.3229.91 | 1013.01.9 | 0.07
2019-01-2628.0 | 82.423.0 | 73.47817.0 | 10.5629.91 | 1013.00.5 | 0.02
2019-01-2728.0 | 82.422.0 | 71.67617.0 | 10.5629.91 | 1013.00.1 | 0.0
2019-01-2827.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87416.0 | 9.9429.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-2927.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87521.0 | 13.0529.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-3027.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87323.0 | 14.2929.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0
2019-01-3127.0 | 80.621.0 | 69.87323.0 | 14.2929.94 | 1014.00.0 | 0

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