Polonnaruwa
Sri Lanka
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka

February, the last month of the winter, in Polonnaruwa, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31°C (87.8°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a tropical 31°C (87.8°F). In Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Polonnaruwa, during February, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 111mm (4.4") of precipitation. In Polonnaruwa, during the entire year, the rain falls for 105 days and collects up to 1719mm (67.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Polonnaruwa is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Polonnaruwa is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Polonnaruwa are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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.

What is the temperature in February in Polonnaruwa?

In Polonnaruwa, in February, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Polonnaruwa in February?

In Polonnaruwa, during February, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 111mm (4.4") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Polonnaruwa have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Polonnaruwa is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Polonnaruwa have in February?

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

What are the months with the highest UV index in Polonnaruwa?

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

What is the UV index reading in February in Polonnaruwa?

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

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May and June (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May, June, July and August (25°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, November and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in February - Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall in February: 111mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (322mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (48mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
  • Average rainfall days in February: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5 days).

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

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 February: 8h

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

Average UV index in February - Polonnaruwa, 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).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).