Kandy
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Kandy, Sri Lanka

March, the first month of the spring, in Kandy, is a tropical month, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

March and April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

March is the month with the least rainfall in Kandy, Sri Lanka. Rain falls for 8 days and accumulates 71mm (2.8") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kandy, the average length of the day is 12.1h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
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. 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 Kandy?

March and April, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in Kandy, Sri Lanka.

What is the temperature in March in Kandy?

In Kandy, in March, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Kandy?

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, in March, during 8 rainfall days, 71mm (2.8") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Kandy?

The month with the least rainfall is March when the rain falls for 8 days and typically collects 71mm (2.8") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in March in Kandy?

In March, the average length of the day in Kandy, Sri Lanka, is 12.1h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Kandy?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kandy have in March?

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, the average sunshine in March is 8h.

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in March in Kandy?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Kandy, Sri Lanka, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in March: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, July, November and December (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May, June and July (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March and December (18°C).

Average rainfall in March - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in March: 71mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (296mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (71mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in March: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5 days).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in March: 12.1h

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

  • Average sunshine in March: 8h

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

Average UV index in March - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in March: 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).