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

February weather forecast and climate
Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

February, the last month of the winter, in Anuradhapura, is a tropical month, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a tropical 31°C (87.8°F). In Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, in February, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Anuradhapura, in February, during 4 rainfall days, 55mm (2.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Anuradhapura, there are 93 rainfall days, and 1390mm (54.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Anuradhapura is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 is the temperature in February in Anuradhapura?

The average high-temperature, in February, in Anuradhapura, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Anuradhapura?

In Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, in February, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 55mm (2.2") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In February, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Anuradhapura have in February?

The average sunshine in February is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Anuradhapura?

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Anuradhapura?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in February: 31°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 February: 22°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 February - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in February: 55mm

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

Average rainfall days in February - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 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 February / Average sunshine in February - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

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 February: 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 February - Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in February: 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).