Weather in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka in December

So you're interested in going to Eastern Province, Sri Lanka in December

December is a hot and rainy time for sunbathing in Eastern Province. December is an excellent month for swimming in Eastern Province with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Eastern Province in the months of February, March, April, July, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for December.

Temperature in Eastern Province in December

The average maximum temperature in Eastern Province in December is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 30° in the next month.

The average temperature in Eastern Province in December is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Eastern Province in December is 24°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Eastern Province in December

The average day light hours per day in Eastern Province in December are 11.7 and there are 8.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Eastern Province in December is typically 11.2 during December. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Eastern Province in December

The average sea water temperature in Eastern Province in December is 27.6° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Eastern Province in December

The average total rainfall in Eastern Province in December is 8.8cm and on average there are 15.5 rainy days in December making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Eastern Province in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Eastern Province in December is 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Eastern Province in December is typically 92.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 94.1% in the previous month and 89.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Eastern Province in December is typically 81.5%. The average relative humidity is 81.9% in the previous month and 75.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Eastern Province in December

The average maximum wind speed in Eastern Province in December is typically 17kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 16kmh in the previous month and 18kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Eastern Province in December is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 10kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Eastern Province in December is from the South-Southeast.

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