Sri Lanka benefits from a tropical climate just 6-8 degrees north of equator making it an ideal beach destination and with the high lying areas with cooler and more temperate, although the coastal areas can be cooled by incoming sea breezes.

There are two monsoon season, one around May and the other around January. At other times of the year you can expect hot, dry weather for the most part. Like other places you may see a lot of rain in a short periode (1-2 hours) that will disapear as fast as it came.

In south / south west you find the beach area but also the "wet zone". 32-34 degrees celsius (90-93 Fahrenheit) is the average temperature. (In high lying areas like Nuwara Eliya it can drop to 14-16 dg celsius (57-61 fahrenheit)


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