Best Time To Visit Sigiriya

Being close to the Equator, the weather in Sigiriya is hot and humid year round; with thunderstorms and torrential rains popping up regularly. That being said, the winter months of November, December and January are slightly on the milder side.

It is also advisable to visit the site after the worst of the mid-day heat is over, and save the climb for the 4 PM slot.

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Highest temperature in Sigiriya is recorded as 91.4℉ in January, February, April and July.

Lowest temperature in Sigiriya is recorded as 60.8℉ in March.

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Maximum rain recorded in Sigiriya is 269.44 mm in December.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Sigiriya are April, August and September.

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Most humid month in Sigiriya is November.

Least humid month in Sigiriya is February.