Best Time To Visit Bentota, Sri Lanka

Best Time To Go To Bentota

Bentota experiences tropical climate dominated by monsoon winds. The city always experiences hot climate. Rainfall is quite high with two peak rainy seasons.

  • Southwest Monsoon season: This season lasts from Mid May to September and heavy rainfall occurs with heavy storms developing into tropical cyclones. The temperature stays between 30 degree Celsius and 28 degree Celsius.
  • First Inter-Monsoon season: The amount of rainfall decreases during October to November. However, violent wind is common.
  • Northeast Monsoon season: During December to March, the northeast winds starts blowing. Rainfall decreases to a great level.
  • Second Inter-Monsoon season: Rainfall slowly increases from April to Mid-May.

The best time to visit Bentota varies on the amount of rainfall and the activities you wish to pursue. According to the season’s calendar, January is considered as the driest month in the year. You can plan your trip in this season. Otherwise, April can also be considered as a favorable time for visit with friends and family.

Climate in Bentota

Know weather for your travel dates:

22-May-2018
Today 22 May

86

77

Rain throughout the day.

Wind:2.93 m/s

Humidity:84%

Precipitation:1.35%

  • Wed 23 May
    84 | 77

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Thu 24 May
    81 | 76

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Fri 25 May
    82 | 76

    Rain in the morning and evening and breezy in the morning.

  • Sat 26 May
    83 | 76

    Rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

  • Sun 27 May
    83 | 77

    Rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

  • Mon 28 May
    82 | 77

    Rain until evening, starting again overnight.

Month wise Weather in Bentota

Average Temperature in Bentota by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Feb

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Mar

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Apr

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

May

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Jun

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Aug

Average temperature: 82℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Sep

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Oct

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Nov

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Dec

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Highest temperature in Bentota is recorded as 96.8℉ in August.

Lowest temperature in Bentota is recorded as 64.4℉ in January, February and December.

Average Rain in Bentota by Month (in mm)

  • 10
  • 7.5
  • 5
  • 2.5 0
Jan

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

May

Average Rain: 1.3 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 38.71 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 9.75 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 216.77 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 1.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 41.82 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 5.99 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 182.7 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Bentota is 216.77 mm in June.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Bentota are January, February, March, April, July, August, September and November.

Average Humidity in Bentota by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Feb

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Mar

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Apr

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

May

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Jun

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Jul

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Aug

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Sep

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Oct

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Nov

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Dec

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Most humid month in Bentota is November.

Least humid month in Bentota is February.

Best time to visit Bentota Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit Spa At Saman Villas in Bentota
    • Everyday : 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Ambalangoda in Bentota
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 06:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Brief Garden in Bentota
    • Everyday : 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Bentota Beach in Bentota
    • Everyday : 06:00 AM to 11:00 AM & 05:00 PM to 10:00 PM