Weather in Sri Lanka in March 2019

  • 90°F maximum daytime temperature in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)90
    90°F max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (72% of daylight hours) in March in Sri Lanka9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 9 days with some rainfall in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)9
    9 days with some rainfall
  • 75°F minimum night-time temperature in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)75
    75°F min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)VH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 5.4 inches monthly rainfall in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)5.4
    5.4 inches of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 84°F sea temperature in March in Sri Lanka (Colombo)84
    84°F sea temperature

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Expect 90°F daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 9 hours of sunshine per day in Sri Lanka in March. Check more long-term weather averages for Sri Lanka in March before you book your next holiday to Sri Lanka in 2019/2020. The March weather averages shown above are for Colombo.

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The March weather guide for Sri Lanka, represented by Colombo, shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Sri Lanka weather in March

The average maximum daytime temperature in Sri Lanka in March is a hot 32°C (90°F) with very high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 24°C (75°F). There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 72% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 136mm (5.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of March with 9 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Sri Lanka in March is 29°C (84°F).

The weather in Sri Lanka in March is represented by Colombo.

Sri Lanka sunrise & sunset times for March 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Sri Lanka in March 2019. Select a month to view Sri Lanka sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Sri Lanka sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Colombo.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st March 2019 06:23 18:23
Saturday, 2nd March 2019 06:23 18:23
Sunday, 3rd March 2019 06:23 18:23
Monday, 4th March 2019 06:22 18:23
Tuesday, 5th March 2019 06:22 18:22
Wednesday, 6th March 2019 06:21 18:22
Thursday, 7th March 2019 06:21 18:22
Friday, 8th March 2019 06:21 18:22
Saturday, 9th March 2019 06:20 18:22
Sunday, 10th March 2019 06:20 18:22
Monday, 11th March 2019 06:19 18:22
Tuesday, 12th March 2019 06:19 18:22
Wednesday, 13th March 2019 06:18 18:22
Thursday, 14th March 2019 06:18 18:22
Friday, 15th March 2019 06:17 18:22
Saturday, 16th March 2019 06:17 18:22
Sunday, 17th March 2019 06:16 18:22
Monday, 18th March 2019 06:16 18:22
Tuesday, 19th March 2019 06:16 18:21
Wednesday, 20th March 2019 06:15 18:21
Thursday, 21st March 2019 06:15 18:21
Friday, 22nd March 2019 06:14 18:21
Saturday, 23rd March 2019 06:14 18:21
Sunday, 24th March 2019 06:13 18:21
Monday, 25th March 2019 06:13 18:21
Tuesday, 26th March 2019 06:12 18:21
Wednesday, 27th March 2019 06:12 18:21
Thursday, 28th March 2019 06:11 18:21
Friday, 29th March 2019 06:11 18:20
Saturday, 30th March 2019 06:10 18:20
Sunday, 31st March 2019 06:10 18:20
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