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    Sri Lanka

    Kandy weather in May

    Sri Lanka

    Kandy weather in May


    30 °C


    21 °C


    29 °C


    154 mm

    in month

    Rainy days

    14 days

    in month


    12 hours



    6 hours



    79 %

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    Weather overview

    In May in Kandy, the average air temperature ranges from 30.4 °C (86.7 °F) during the day to 21.4 °C (70.5 °F) at night. There are 14 days of rain on average, where the rainfall is 154 mm (6.08 in).

    Is May a good month to visit Kandy?

    There are good conditions for visiting in May in Kandy. The temperature during the day will be nice 30.4 °C (86.7 °F). The temperature of the sea will be perfect at 29.4 °C (85.0 °F). At night, temperatures hover around a pleasant 21.4 °C (70.5 °F).

    What is the temperature in Kandy during the day in May?

    The average daily temperature in Kandy in May is 30.4 °C (86.7 °F). The great temperature for lying by the sea or pool and sunbathing, everywhere else you will probably be a bit hot. Don't forget to drink during the day, in these temperatures you should hydrate yourself a lot.

    What is the sea temperature in May in Kandy?

    The sea will reach 29.4 °C (85.0 °F) in Kandy in May. This temperature is someone's dream come true, while for someone it may no longer be ideal for the purpose of refreshment.

    What is the average number of rainy days in May in Kandy?

    In Kandy in May, we can expect 14 days to be rainy, that is, days when precipitation exceeds 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 3.3 days of the week, or in general - 47 % days.

    What is the rainfall intensity in May in Kandy?

    In May in Kandy, there is 154 mm (6.08 in) rainfall, which means on average 5 mm (0.20 in) rainfall per day.

    What is the night temperature in Kandy in May?

    The average night temperature in Kandy in May is 21.4 °C (70.5 °F). A very pleasant temperature for long evening walks, fun over a drink outside, or doing sports in the morning. If possible, look for a hotel with air conditioning.

    Is it hot in May in Kandy?

    In Kandy in May, you will enjoy nice warm weather, but it will also be pleasant and you probably won't feel hot.

    How many hours of sun to expect in Kandy in May?

    In May in Kandy, you can expect around 6 hours of sunshine.

    Is May part of the dry season in Kandy?

    No, May is not a dry month in Kandy, expect rain approximately 14 days in a month.

    How long is the day (from dawn till dusk) in Kandy in May?

    The length of daylight in Kandy in May is 12 hours.

    How windy is Kandy in May?

    In Kandy in May, there will be an average wind scale of 2.2. It is rather a milder or unnoticeable wind, therefore it will not bother you during your holiday.

    What level of humidity is to expect in May in Kandy?

    Humidity in Kandy in May is 79 %. This humidity is rather above average, but except for sensitive individuals, it should not be a problem.

    Is the weather in Kandy warmer in May than in April?

    No, in May in Kandy the temperature is not higher than in April.

    Is the sea in Kandy warmer in May than in April?

    No, the sea temperature in May in Kandy is not higher than in April.

    Is Kandy rainier in May than in June?

    No, in May in Kandy it does not rain more than in June.