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

September weather forecast and climate
Kandy, Sri Lanka

September, the first month of the autumn, in Kandy, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Kandy, during September, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 155mm (6.1") of precipitation. In Kandy, during the entire year, the rain falls for 146 days and collects up to 1840mm (72.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in September is 12.2h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Kandy are May through December, with an average of 6h of 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 estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in September interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in September in Kandy?

In September, in Kandy, Sri Lanka, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How much does it rain in Kandy in September?

In Kandy, in September, during 13 rainfall days, 155mm (6.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kandy have in September?

In Kandy, Sri Lanka, the average length of the day in September is 12.2h.

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 in Kandy.

How many hours of sunshine does Kandy have in September?

The average sunshine in September in Kandy, Sri Lanka, is 6h.

What are the months 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.

How high is the UV index in September in Kandy?

In September, the average daily maximum UV index in Kandy, Sri Lanka, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in September - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in September: 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 September: 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 September - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in September: 155mm

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

Average rainfall days in September - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in September: 13 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 September / Average sunshine in September - Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in September: 12.2h

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