Best time to visit Yala

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When is the best time to visit Yala?

The best time to visit Yala is January and February based on the following average weather conditions.

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Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Yala29
    Jan
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Yala30
    Feb
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Yala31
    Mar
  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Yala32
    Apr
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Yala31
    May
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Yala31
    Jun
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Yala31
    Jul
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Yala31
    Aug
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Yala30
    Sep
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Yala30
    Oct
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Yala30
    Nov
  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Yala29
    Dec

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The weather guide for Sri Lanka (Yala) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Yala?

The hottest time of year in Yala is normally May. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 31°C with very high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Yala?

In terms of rainfall, November is usually the wettest month in Yala with 241mm on average. There are normally 14 days in November with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Yala?

The sunniest time of year in Yala is normally March with bright sunshine on average for 68% of daylight hours; that's 8 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Yala?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Yala in April when the water temperature reaches 29°C.

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