Central, Sri Lanka Weather

Current: 22.34°C/72.21°F, Wind SW at 28.08 km/h, 92% Humidity, 42% Chance of rain

Central,  Weather
(Photo by Fredrik Öhlander on Unsplash)

Current conditions

Updated: 03:51 AM Thursday 18 July 2024
22°C
71.6°F
°C °F

Condition: Overcast Clouds

Pressure: 1,010 hPa

Sea level: 1,010 hPa

Temperature: 22.99°C

Cloud: 100%

Humidity: 91%

Wind: WSW 10.22 km/h

Visibility: 10,000 m

Weather forecast

Fri
12 Jul
30°C
Clouds
Sat
13 Jul
28°C
Rain
Sun
14 Jul
26°C
Rain
Mon
15 Jul
27°C
Rain
Tue
16 Jul
28°C
Rain
Hourly forecast today:
05:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
91% 27.94 km/h
06:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
91% 25.67 km/h
07:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
90% 25.27 km/h
08:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
90% 26.6 km/h
09:00 AM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Overcast Clouds
86% 30.53 km/h
10:00 AM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Light Rain
81% 34.96 km/h
11:00 AM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Light Rain
78% 38.27 km/h
12:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Light Rain
77% 38.59 km/h
13:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Light Rain
78% 40.61 km/h
14:00 PM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Light Rain
79% 41.65 km/h
15:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Moderate Rain
82% 41.51 km/h
16:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Moderate Rain
81% 43.42 km/h
17:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Moderate Rain
81% 45.61 km/h
18:00 PM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Light Rain
80% 47.23 km/h
19:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Light Rain
84% 45.47 km/h
20:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Overcast Clouds
86% 40.32 km/h
21:00 PM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
85% 33.84 km/h
22:00 PM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
85% 32.15 km/h
23:00 PM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
85% 31.68 km/h

30 Day Averages and Extremes

  • Average high 27.21°C
  • Average low 22.83°C
  • Hottest day (08 August 2024) 28.89°C
  • Coldest day (08 August 2024) 22.17°C
  • Average humidity 66.83%
  • Days with precipitation 7 days
  • Highest precipitation 5.09 mm (13 July 2024)

Yesterday's Data

  • Max: 31°C
  • Min: 21°C
  • Total Precipitation: 0 mm

Temperature and possibility of rain in Central over the next 12 hours

Temperature and possibility of rain in Central in the coming days

Rainfall in Central in the coming days

Central Climate Summary

Central features a Tropical rainforest (Köppen classification: Af), with an average annual temperature of 26.36ºC (79.45ºF), which is about -1.1% lower than the national average for Sri Lanka. Annually, the city experiences approximately 231.44 millimeters (9.11 inches) of rainfall, spread across 247.63 rainy days, accounting for 67.84% of the year.

Longitude 7.2564996
Latitude 80.7214417
Yearly high temperature 29.71ºC (85.48ºF)
Yearly low temperature 20.67ºC (69.21ºF)
Hottest month February 29.94ºC (85.89ºF)
Coldest month January 18.8ºC (65.84ºF)
Yearly precip 231.44mm (9.11in)
Days with rainfall 247.63 days (67.84%)
Driest month January (79.69%)
Wettest month October (80.08%)

Weather averages by month

Month High / Low (°C) Rain
January 28.53° / 18.8° 12.73 days
February 29.94° / 18.85° 13.0 days
March 31.91° / 19.85° 15.64 days
April 31.7° / 21.39° 24.91 days
May 30.43° / 22.03° 26.45 days
June 29.36° / 21.71° 19.18 days
July 29.19° / 21.33° 20.0 days
August 29.44° / 21.18° 22.45 days
September 29.86° / 21.27° 21.0 days
October 29.64° / 21.18° 26.64 days
November 28.72° / 20.66° 25.27 days
December 27.78° / 19.81° 20.36 days

Frequently asked questions

1. What is the hottest month in Central?

February has the highest average monthly temperature (daily mean of 29.94ºC) and January are the coolest (daily mean of 18.8ºC).

2. What should I wear in Central today?

For today's very hot weather in Central, with the high temperatures above 31ºC (87.8ºF), consider wearing:
- Broad-brimmed sun hat
- Airy sandals or flip-flops
- Light, natural fabrics (like cotton or linen)
- Sleeveless tops or vests

Comments (0)

  • Latest first
  • Highest rated
Be the first to comment on this page
captcha

Temperature

Day
30°C
Night
22°C
Morning
21°C
Afternoon
27°C

Air quality

Good

Satisfactory air quality, minimal pollution, low risk

  • CO 317.1
  • NH3 0.78
  • NO 0.06
  • NO2 6.51
  • O3 15.56
  • PM10 3.74
  • PM25 2.43
  • SO2 1.18

Sunrise / Sunset

07:28 AM
19:57 PM