Anuradhapura
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, with temperature in the range of an average high of 33°C (91.4°F) and an average low of 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

April and May, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Anuradhapura, during April, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 167mm (6.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 93 rainfall days, and 1390mm (54.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What are the warmest months in Anuradhapura?

April and May, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are warmest months in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka.

What is the temperature in April in Anuradhapura?

In April, in Anuradhapura, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Anuradhapura in April?

In Anuradhapura, in April, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 167mm (6.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in April in Anuradhapura?

In April, the average length of the day in Anuradhapura is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in April in Anuradhapura?

In Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, the average sunshine in April is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Anuradhapura?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Anuradhapura.

What is the UV index reading in April in Anuradhapura?

In Anuradhapura, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in April: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May, June, July and August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in April - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in April: 167mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (260mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (18mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in April: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (4 days).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

The month with most sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in April - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).