Sri Lanka Weather
Island of Sri Lanka is located between six and ten degrees north of equator.
Obviously the average temperature is quite high. Average temperature in Sri
Lanka fluctuates between 27° and 29° Celsius. As everywhere,
sea-winds exert a moderating influence. Temperatures in the central mountain
region are lower than normal. Nuwara Eliya, a mountain resort town, frosts
on some nights in December and January. As for humidity it is till 90% at
night and 70% during the night.
There are four rainy periods in Sri Lanka weather. From May until September,
Southwest monsoon rain. Inter-monsoon showers come in October and November,
northeast monsoon rains from December till February. Again inter-monsoon
rain in March and April. For a beach holiday on the southwest coast, you
must go from November until April. If you plan to visit east coast, you must
visit during March to September.