Southern, Sri Lanka Weather

Current: 22.23°C/72.01°F, Wind SW at 26.86 km/h, 92% Humidity, 61% Chance of rain

Southern,  Weather
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Current conditions

Updated: 04:55 AM Thursday 18 July 2024
22°C
71.6°F
°C °F

Condition: Light Rain

Pressure: 1,009 hPa

Sea level: 1,009 hPa

Temperature: 22.91°C

Cloud: 100%

Humidity: 92%

Wind: WNW 7.45 km/h

Visibility: 10,000 m

Weather forecast

Fri
12 Jul
29°C
Rain
Sat
13 Jul
27°C
Rain
Sun
14 Jul
28°C
Rain
Mon
15 Jul
28°C
Rain
Tue
16 Jul
27°C
Rain
Hourly forecast today:
05:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Light Rain
92% 26.86 km/h
06:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Light Rain
93% 21.85 km/h
07:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
93% 27.25 km/h
08:00 AM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Overcast Clouds
93% 27.32 km/h
09:00 AM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Light Rain
88% 28.19 km/h
10:00 AM
25° / 25°
25° / 25°
Light Rain
80% 29.48 km/h
11:00 AM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Light Rain
74% 29.12 km/h
12:00 PM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Light Rain
68% 30.71 km/h
13:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Light Rain
66% 32.62 km/h
14:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Light Rain
67% 33.91 km/h
15:00 PM
28° / 28°
28° / 28°
Light Rain
68% 34.52 km/h
16:00 PM
27° / 27°
27° / 27°
Light Rain
69% 36.86 km/h
17:00 PM
26° / 26°
26° / 26°
Light Rain
71% 37.87 km/h
18:00 PM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Overcast Clouds
80% 38.34 km/h
19:00 PM
24° / 24°
24° / 24°
Overcast Clouds
83% 38.45 km/h
20:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Overcast Clouds
86% 35.64 km/h
21:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Light Rain
89% 33.3 km/h
22:00 PM
22° / 22°
22° / 22°
Light Rain
92% 25.27 km/h
23:00 PM
23° / 23°
23° / 23°
Light Rain
91% 31.25 km/h

30 Day Averages and Extremes

  • Average high 26.57°C
  • Average low 24.27°C
  • Hottest day (08 August 2024) 27.91°C
  • Coldest day (01 August 2024) 23.81°C
  • Average humidity 74.73%
  • Days with precipitation 14 days
  • Highest precipitation 16.48 mm (13 July 2024)

Yesterday's Data

  • Max: 29°C
  • Min: 23°C
  • Total Precipitation: 3.47 mm

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

Temperature and possibility of rain in Southern in the coming days

Rainfall in Southern in the coming days

Southern Climate Summary

Southern features a Tropical rainforest (Köppen classification: Af), with an average annual temperature of 28.22ºC (82.8ºF), which is about 0.76% higher than the national average for Sri Lanka. Annually, the city experiences approximately 100.54 millimeters (3.96 inches) of rainfall, spread across 185.73 rainy days, accounting for 50.88% of the year.

Longitude 6.237375
Latitude 80.543845
Yearly high temperature 30.32ºC (86.58ºF)
Yearly low temperature 24.96ºC (76.93ºF)
Hottest month March 31.43ºC (88.57ºF)
Coldest month February 23.49ºC (74.28ºF)
Yearly precip 100.54mm (3.96in)
Days with rainfall 185.73 days (50.88%)
Driest month January (77.56%)
Wettest month November (80.4%)

Weather averages by month

Month High / Low (°C) Rain
January 30.62° / 23.25° 10.27 days
February 31.17° / 23.49° 12.45 days
March 31.43° / 24.37° 13.64 days
April 31.35° / 25.7° 18.55 days
May 30.51° / 26.4° 17.36 days
June 29.83° / 26.13° 13.82 days
July 29.69° / 25.72° 13.91 days
August 29.64° / 25.54° 14.64 days
September 29.41° / 25.25° 16.18 days
October 30.01° / 25.26° 18.27 days
November 30.18° / 24.55° 21.09 days
December 30.06° / 23.9° 15.55 days

Frequently asked questions

1. What is the hottest month in Southern?

March has the highest average monthly temperature (daily mean of 31.43ºC) and February are the coolest (daily mean of 23.49ºC).

2. What should I wear in Southern today?

For today's very hot weather in Southern, with the high temperatures above 29ºC (84.2ºF), consider wearing:
- Open-toed sandals or light sneakers
- Lightweight t-shirt or tank top
- Loose and airy fabrics like linen or cotton
- Wide-brimmed sun hat

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Temperature

Day
29°C
Night
23°C
Morning
23°C
Afternoon
25°C

Air quality

Good

Satisfactory air quality, minimal pollution, low risk

  • CO 290.39
  • NH3 0.67
  • NO 0.16
  • NO2 5.18
  • O3 11.62
  • PM10 4.17
  • PM25 1.75
  • SO2 0.51

Sunrise / Sunset

07:30 AM
19:57 PM