Athuruwela
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Athuruwela, Sri Lanka

April, the same as March, in Athuruwela, Sri Lanka, is another tropical spring month, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

February through April, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Athuruwela, during April, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 264mm (10.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 129 rainfall days, and 2793mm (110") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

The month with the warmest seawater in Athuruwela is April, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F).
Note: The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Athuruwela is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Athuruwela is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Athuruwela are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What are the warmest months in Athuruwela?

Warmest months in Athuruwela are February through April, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in April in Athuruwela?

In April, in Athuruwela, Sri Lanka, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Athuruwela?

In Athuruwela, Sri Lanka, in April, during 12 rainfall days, 264mm (10.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Athuruwela?

With an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), April is the month with the warmest seawater in Athuruwela, Sri Lanka.

How warm is the water in April in Athuruwela?

In Athuruwela, in April, the average water temperature is 30°C (86°F). For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

How many hours of daylight does Athuruwela have in April?

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

How long on average sun shines in April in Athuruwela?

In Athuruwela, the average sunshine in April is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Athuruwela?

January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Athuruwela, Sri Lanka.

How high is the UV index in April in Athuruwela?

In Athuruwela, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Athuruwela, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in April: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, March and April (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August, September and October (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 24°C

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

Average rainfall in April - Athuruwela, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in April: 264mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (376mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (87mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Athuruwela, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in April: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Athuruwela, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in April: 30°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (27°C).

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

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8h

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

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

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are November and December (UV index 11).