Best Time To Visit Negombo, Sri Lanka

Best Time To Go To Negombo

Given its coastal location, it is a no-brainer that winters are the best time to visit Negombo. Thus, the months through November to February are an ideal time to visit Negombo. Even then, the weather is still ought to be a little dry, but not as much as the other months of the year. Also, owing to the fact there is Christmas and ester happening around these months, it is also a fun time to visit here.

  • Summer: March to June is summer in Negombo. Sharing similarities with the south -Indian weather, Negombo pretty much experiences same climatic conditions. The average highest and lowest temperature is around 31 degrees Celsius and 23 degrees Celsius.
  • Monsoon: Featuring a tropical rainforest climate, Negombo experience rainfall from the months of July to September. The Southwestern monsoon winds are the main source of rainfall in Negombo. The average highest and lowest temperature is around 29 degrees Celsius and 25 degrees Celsius, while average precipitation is 130 mm.
  • Winter: October to February may be considered winter months, only because it is not raining then and a few degrees cooler than the summer. But nothing cool about the winters here. The average highest and lowest temperature is around 30 degrees Celsius and 21 degrees Celsius respectively. 

Climate in Negombo

Know weather for your travel dates:

22-May-2018
Today 22 May

88

76

Rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

Wind:2.71 m/s

Humidity:85%

Precipitation:0.97%

  • Wed 23 May
    83 | 75

    Rain until evening.

  • Thu 24 May
    83 | 75

    Rain throughout the day.

  • Fri 25 May
    82 | 74

    Rain throughout the day and breezy in the morning.

  • Sat 26 May
    81 | 74

    Heavy rain throughout the day.

  • Sun 27 May
    83 | 75

    Rain until afternoon and breezy overnight.

  • Mon 28 May
    83 | 76

    Rain and breezy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Negombo

Average Temperature in Negombo by month

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

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Feb

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Mar

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Apr

Average temperature: 84℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

May

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

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: 75℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Sep

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Oct

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Nov

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Dec

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

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

Lowest temperature in Negombo is recorded as 62.6℉ in January.

Average Rain in Negombo 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: 0.2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 6.22 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 4.18 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 66.57 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: 0.3 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 7.74 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 1.05 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 32.49 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Negombo is 66.57 mm in June.

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

Average Humidity in Negombo by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Feb

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Mar

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Apr

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

May

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Jun

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Jul

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Aug

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Sep

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Oct

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Nov

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Dec

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Most humid month in Negombo is November.

Least humid month in Negombo is February.

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