Negombo
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Negombo, Sri Lanka

The last month of the winter, February, is another hot month in Negombo, Sri Lanka, with average temperature ranging between min 22°C (71.6°F) and max 31°C (87.8°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F) and only 4 rainfall days, with 69mm (2.7") of accumulated rainfall, make February the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

The warmest months are February through May, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 69mm (2.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Negombo, the average seawater temperature is 28.2°C (82.8°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Negombo, the average length of the day is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Negombo, the average sunshine in February is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February 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 unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What are the warmest months in Negombo?

February through May, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in February in Negombo?

In Negombo, in February, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Negombo in February?

In Negombo, during February, the rain falls for 4 days and regularly aggregates up to 69mm (2.7") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Negombo?

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 4 days and typically collects 69mm (2.7") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in February in Negombo?

In Negombo, in February, the average water temperature is 28.2°C (82.8°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in February in Negombo?

In Negombo, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Negombo?

The average sunshine in February in Negombo, Sri Lanka, is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Negombo?

Months with the highest UV index in Negombo, Sri Lanka, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in February in Negombo?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Negombo is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in February: 31°C

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

  • Average low temperature in February: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in February: 69mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (371mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (69mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in February: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are October and November (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (4 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average sea temperature in February: 28.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (27°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

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 February: 8h

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

Average UV index in February - Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in February: 12

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).