Kurunegala
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kurunegala, Sri Lanka

January, the same as December, in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka, is another tropical winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.8°C (87.4°F) and min 20.7°C (69.3°F).

Temperature

In Kurunegala, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still tropical 30.8°C (87.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Kurunegala, is 20.7°C (69.3°F).

Humidity

In Kurunegala, the average relative humidity is 65%.

Rainfall

January is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 62mm (2.4") of precipitation.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days are January and December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Kurunegala, the average sunshine in January is 7h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index in Kurunegala. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 11 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. 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 is the temperature in January in Kurunegala?

In Kurunegala, in January, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.7°C (69.3°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Kurunegala?

The average relative humidity in January is 65%.

How much does it rain in Kurunegala in January?

In Kurunegala, Sri Lanka, in January, during 5 rainfall days, 62mm (2.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Kurunegala?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka. Rain falls for 5 days and accumulates 62mm (2.4") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kurunegala?

January and December, with an average of 11.7h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

How many hours of daylight does Kurunegala have in January?

In Kurunegala, Sri Lanka, the average length of the day in January is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Kurunegala?

The average sunshine in January is 7h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kurunegala?

Months with the lowest UV index in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

How high is the UV index in January in Kurunegala?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Kurunegala is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in January: 30.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (34.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.7°C).

Average humidity in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average humidity in January: 65%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June, October and November (74%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (59%).

Average rainfall in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in January: 62mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (359mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (62mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in January: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (4 days).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in January: 11.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

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

Average UV index in January - Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in January: 11

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