Galle
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Galle, Sri Lanka

February, the last month of the winter, in Galle, is a tropical month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In Galle, Sri Lanka, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a hot 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

February is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 86mm (3.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In February, the average sea temperature is 28.4°C (83.1°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Galle are February and March, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Galle, Sri Lanka. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
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. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Galle?

The average high-temperature, in February, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Galle in February?

In February, in Galle, Sri Lanka, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout February, 86mm (3.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Galle?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Galle, Sri Lanka. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 86mm (3.4") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in February in Galle?

In Galle, the average seawater temperature in February is 28.4°C (83.1°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

In Galle, Sri Lanka, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Galle?

February and March, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Galle, Sri Lanka.

How long on average sun shines in February in Galle?

In February, the average sunshine in Galle is 8h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Galle?

In February, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in February: 30°C

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

  • Average low temperature in February: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in February - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in February: 86mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (340mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (86mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (14 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (27.5°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 8h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

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