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

October weather forecast and climate
Kandy, Sri Lanka

October, the same as September, is another warm autumn month in Kandy, Sri Lanka, with average temperature varying between 19°C (66.2°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, the average high-temperature remains the same as in September - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Kandy, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, during October, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 264mm (10.4") of precipitation. In Kandy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 146 days and collects up to 1840mm (72.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kandy, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

May through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kandy. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in October in Kandy?

The average high-temperature, in October, is 28°C (82.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in October in Kandy?

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, in October, during 17 rainfall days, 264mm (10.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kandy have in October?

The average length of the day in October in Kandy is 12h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kandy?

May through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kandy have in October?

In October, the average sunshine is 6h.

When is 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, Sri Lanka.

What is the UV index intensity in October in Kandy?

The average daily maximum UV index in October in Kandy, Sri Lanka, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in October: 28°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 October: 19°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 October - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in October: 264mm

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

Average rainfall days in October - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in October: 17 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 October / Average sunshine in October - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

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 October: 6h

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