Matara, Southern, Sri Lanka Climate

Weather: 28.38°C/83.08°F, Wind SW at 4.18 km/h, 73% Humidity, 0% Chance of rain

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Matara Climate Summary

Located at an elevation of None meters (0 feet) above sea level, Matara has a Tropical rainforest climate (Classification: Af). The district’s yearly temperature is 28.61ºC (83.5ºF) and it is 1.15% higher than Sri Lanka’s averages. Matara typically receives about 101.94 millimeters (4.01 inches) of precipitation and has 188.33 rainy days (51.6% of the time) annually.

CountrySri Lanka
CitySouthern
Longitude80.5549561
Latitude5.95492
Attitude/ElevationNonem (0ft)
Local timeThursday 20:33
Annual high temperature30.74ºC (87.33ºF)
Annual low temperature25.31ºC (77.56ºF)
Average annual precip.101.94mm (4.01in)
Warmest monthMarch (31.87ºC / 89.37ºF)
Coldest MonthJanuary (23.58ºC / 74.44ºF)
Wettest MonthNovember (150.48mm / 5.92in)
Driest MonthJanuary (59.97mm / 2.36in)
Number of days with rainfall (≥ 1.0 mm)188.33 days (51.6%)
Days with no rain176.67 days (48.4%)
Humidity80.16%

Climate Matara: Weather By Month

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepNovOctDecYear
Record high °C (°F)33.46(92.23)34.48(94.06)35.49(95.88)34.48(94.06)34.48(94.06)32.45(90.41)32.45(90.41)32.45(90.41)32.45(90.41)33.46(92.23)34.48(94.06)33.46(92.23)35.49(95.88)
Average high °C (°F)31.05(87.89)31.61(88.9)31.87(89.37)31.79(89.22)30.94(87.69)30.25(86.45)30.11(86.2)30.05(86.09)29.82(85.68)30.43(86.77)30.6(87.08)30.48(86.86)30.74(87.33)
Daily mean °C (°F)28.06(82.51)28.52(83.34)29.07(84.33)29.62(85.32)29.37(84.87)28.77(83.79)28.58(83.44)28.37(83.07)28.17(82.71)28.56(83.41)28.27(82.89)27.98(82.36)28.62(83.52)
Average low °C (°F)23.58(74.44)23.82(74.88)24.71(76.48)26.06(78.91)26.77(80.19)26.5(79.7)26.08(78.94)25.9(78.62)25.6(78.08)25.61(78.1)24.89(76.8)24.23(75.61)25.31(77.56)
Record low °C (°F)20.28(68.5)18.25(64.85)21.29(70.32)23.32(73.98)22.31(72.16)22.31(72.16)18.25(64.85)20.28(68.5)20.28(68.5)19.27(66.69)20.28(68.5)20.28(68.5)18.25(64.85)
Average precipitation mm (inches)59.97(2.36)73.78(2.9)86.22(3.39)101.75(4.01)140.31(5.52)79.28(3.12)80.77(3.18)94.34(3.71)130.7(5.15)127.21(5.01)150.48(5.92)98.52(3.88)101.95(4.01)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm)10.4112.6213.8318.8117.614.0114.114.8416.4118.5321.3915.7715.7
Average relative humidity (%)78.6577.8578.0979.8281.2481.2280.1680.4981.7880.3581.5380.7880.17
Mean monthly sunshine hours11.0311.111.1911.7812.112.1311.410.6911.6310.7710.068.7211.05

Climate Graph

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

Matara

Matara Temperature by Month

April
29.62°C | 85.32°F
May
29.37°C | 84.87°F
March
29.07°C | 84.33°F
June
28.77°C | 83.79°F
July
28.58°C | 83.44°F
October
28.56°C | 83.41°F
February
28.52°C | 83.34°F
August
28.37°C | 83.07°F
November
28.27°C | 82.89°F
September
28.17°C | 82.71°F
January
28.06°C | 82.51°F
December
27.98°C | 82.36°F

Historical Data

Summary
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TemperatureMaxAverageMin
Max Temperature30.42°C (86.76°F)29.18°C (84.52°F)26.36°C (79.45°F)
Avg Temperature29.41°C (84.94°F)27.87°C (82.17°F)25.35°C (77.63°F)
Min Temperature26.36°C (79.45°F)25.32°C (77.58°F)18.25°C (64.85°F)
Dew PointMaxAverageMin
Dew Point25.35°C (77.63°F)24.18°C (75.52°F)23.32°C (73.98°F)
PrecipitationMaxAverageMinSum
Precipitation16.83mm | 0.66in6.18mm | 0.24in0.3mm | 0.01in191.46mm | 7.54in
Snowdepth0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in0.0mm | 0in
WindMaxAverageMin
Wind22.31kmh | 13.86mph16.13kmh | 10.02mph10.14kmh | 6.3mph
Gust Wind35.49kmh | 22.05mph24.07kmh | 14.96mph14.2kmh | 8.82mph
Sea Level PressureMaxAverageMin
Sea Level Pressure16.83mb6.18mb0.3mb
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Daily Observations

TimeTemperatureDew PointHumidityWind SpeedPressurePrecipitation
July° C | ° F° C | ° F%Kph | MphHg | MbTotal (mm/in)
2020-07-0128.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818316.22 | 10.0830.15 | 1021.13.55 | 0.14
2020-07-0228.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818117.24 | 10.7130.18 | 1022.111.42 | 0.06
2020-07-0328.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818417.24 | 10.7130.18 | 1022.119.13 | 0.36
2020-07-0428.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818415.21 | 9.4530.21 | 1023.1316.83 | 0.66
2020-07-0528.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818214.2 | 8.8230.18 | 1022.115.48 | 0.22
2020-07-0628.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818516.22 | 10.0830.15 | 1021.17.4 | 0.29
2020-07-0728.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818017.24 | 10.7130.21 | 1023.131.72 | 0.07
2020-07-0829.41 | 84.9424.34 | 75.818016.22 | 10.0830.18 | 1022.110.3 | 0.01
2020-07-0928.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818118.25 | 11.3430.18 | 1022.117.71 | 0.3
2020-07-1027.38 | 81.2824.34 | 75.818417.24 | 10.7130.18 | 1022.115.68 | 0.22
2020-07-1128.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818016.22 | 10.0830.18 | 1022.110.71 | 0.03
2020-07-1228.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818316.22 | 10.0830.18 | 1022.113.35 | 0.13
2020-07-1328.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818115.21 | 9.4530.15 | 1021.13.55 | 0.14
2020-07-1428.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818217.24 | 10.7130.15 | 1021.16.49 | 0.26
2020-07-1528.39 | 83.125.35 | 77.638619.27 | 11.9730.15 | 1021.18.62 | 0.34
2020-07-1627.38 | 81.2824.34 | 75.818315.21 | 9.4530.15 | 1021.15.88 | 0.23
2020-07-1727.38 | 81.2823.32 | 73.988212.17 | 7.5630.15 | 1021.16.9 | 0.27
2020-07-1828.39 | 83.123.32 | 73.987912.17 | 7.5630.15 | 1021.11.93 | 0.08
2020-07-1928.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818017.24 | 10.7130.15 | 1021.12.94 | 0.12
2020-07-2028.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818413.18 | 8.1930.15 | 1021.13.24 | 0.13
2020-07-2128.39 | 83.123.32 | 73.988017.24 | 10.7130.15 | 1021.14.46 | 0.18
2020-07-2228.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818210.14 | 6.330.18 | 1022.112.33 | 0.09
2020-07-2328.39 | 83.124.34 | 75.818412.17 | 7.5630.18 | 1022.1113.79 | 0.54
2020-07-2426.36 | 79.4523.32 | 73.988610.14 | 6.330.21 | 1023.138.11 | 0.32
2020-07-2527.38 | 81.2823.32 | 73.988516.22 | 10.0830.24 | 1024.148.62 | 0.34
2020-07-2626.36 | 79.4524.34 | 75.818619.27 | 11.9730.24 | 1024.1413.59 | 0.54
2020-07-2726.36 | 79.4524.34 | 75.818616.22 | 10.0830.21 | 1023.135.58 | 0.22
2020-07-2825.35 | 77.6324.34 | 75.819016.22 | 10.0830.18 | 1022.118.52 | 0.34
2020-07-2926.36 | 79.4523.32 | 73.988622.31 | 13.8630.18 | 1022.119.63 | 0.38
2020-07-3027.38 | 81.2824.34 | 75.818322.31 | 13.8630.21 | 1023.134.87 | 0.19
2020-07-3127.38 | 81.2824.34 | 75.818618.25 | 11.3430.21 | 1023.139.13 | 0.36

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