Matara
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Matara, Sri Lanka

July, like June, is another tropical summer month in Matara, Sri Lanka, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In Matara, the average high-temperature in July remains the same as in June - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). In July, in Matara, the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

In Matara, Sri Lanka, during July, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 150mm (5.9") of precipitation. In Matara, during the entire year, the rain falls for 112 days and collects up to 2024mm (79.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Matara, Sri Lanka, the average seawater temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Matara, Sri Lanka, is 12.4h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Matara. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in July in Matara?

The average high-temperature, in July, in Matara, is 30°C (86°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Matara in July?

In Matara, during July, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 150mm (5.9") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in July in Matara?

In Matara, Sri Lanka, in July, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Matara have in July?

In July, the average length of the day in Matara, Sri Lanka, is 12.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Matara?

Months with the least sunshine in Matara, Sri Lanka, are May through December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Matara?

In July, the average sunshine in Matara, Sri Lanka, is 6h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in July in Matara?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in July: 30°C

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

  • Average low temperature in July: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22°C).

Average rainfall in July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in July: 150mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (279mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (84mm).

Average rainfall days in July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in July: 8 days

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

Average sea temperature in July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in July: 27.8°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 January (27.7°C).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in July: 12.4h

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

  • Average sunshine in July: 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 July - Matara, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in July: 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).