October weather forecast and climate
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Weather in October

October, like September, in Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, is another warm autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26°C (78.8°F) and an average low of 18.1°C (64.6°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still moderately hot 26°C (78.8°F). In Nuwara Eliya, the average low-temperature is 18.1°C (64.6°F).

Humidity

In Nuwara Eliya, the average relative humidity in October is 86%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is October when the rain falls for 28.8 days and typically aggregates up to 656mm (25.83") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Nuwara Eliya, the average length of the day is 12h.

Sunshine

In Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index are January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index reading of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in October in Nuwara Eliya?

In Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka, the average relative humidity in October is 86%.

What is the wettest month in Nuwara Eliya?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Nuwara Eliya. Rain falls for 28.8 days and accumulates 656mm (25.83") of precipitation.

How much does it rain in Nuwara Eliya in October?

In Nuwara Eliya, in October, it is raining for 28.8 days, with typically 656mm (25.83") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Nuwara Eliya have in October?

In Nuwara Eliya, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

How long on average sun shines in October in Nuwara Eliya?

In Nuwara Eliya, the average sunshine in October is 7h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Nuwara Eliya?

Months with the lowest UV index in Nuwara Eliya are January, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index reading in October in Nuwara Eliya?

In Nuwara Eliya, the average daily maximum UV index in October is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average temperature in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average high temperature in October: 26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (27.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (24.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in October: 18.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (19.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (15.3°C).

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Average pressure in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average pressure in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average pressure in October: 1009.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1008.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average wind speed in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average wind speed in October: 4.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (9.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (3.3km/h).

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Average humidity in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average humidity in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average humidity in October: 86%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (80%).

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Average rainfall in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in October: 656mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (656mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (85mm).

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Average rainfall days in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average rainfall days in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in October: 28.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (29.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (16.3 days).

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Average daylight in October /
Average sunshine in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average daylight in October / Average sunshine in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in October: 7h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4.6h).

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Average sunshine days in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average sunshine days in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average sunshine days in October: 1.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (11 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (0.8 days).

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Average UV index in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average UV index in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average UV index in October: 5

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, October, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average cloud cover in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average cloud cover in October: 55

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 63).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 42).

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Average visibility in October
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

Average visibility in October - Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
  • Average visibility in October: 7km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July and August (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are November and December (6km).

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