Weather in Sri Lanka in April

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Visiting Sri Lanka in April

April has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.8% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 8.7cm (3.4inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a great time for sunbathing in Sri Lanka. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (86°F). April is an excellent month for swimming in Sri Lanka with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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Can you sunbathe in Sri Lanka in April?

Yes, April is a great time for sunbathing in Sri Lanka.

April has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.8% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 8.7cm (3.4inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in Sri Lanka in April?

Yes, April is an excellent month for swimming in Sri Lanka with very warm sea temperatures 30°C (86°F).

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Is April a good time to holiday in Sri Lanka?

Yes, April is a great time for a holiday in Sri Lanka.

April has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.8% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. April has total rainfall of 8.7cm (3.4inches) making it mostly dry with only light showers. There are just 9.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is a great time for sunbathing in Sri Lanka. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (86°F). April is an excellent month for swimming in Sri Lanka with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the April temperatures and sunshine.

Is Sri Lanka warm in April?

Yes, Sri Lanka is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in April.

The average maximum temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 32°C (90°F). The average maximum temperature is 32°C (89°) in the previous month and 32°C (90°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 29°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 29°C (85°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Sri Lanka in April?

The average day light hours per day in Sri Lanka in April are 12.3. The sunshine percentage is 72.8% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

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Temperature in Sri Lanka in April

The average maximum temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 32°C (90°F). The average maximum temperature is 32°C (89°F) in the previous month and 32°C (90°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 29°C (83°F). The average temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 29°C (85°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 25°C (77°F). The minimum temperature is 25°C (76°F) in the previous month and 26°C (79°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Sri Lanka in April

During April the average day light hours are 12.3 per day in Sri Lanka. The sunshine percentage is 72.8% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in Sri Lanka in April is typically 14.7 during April. 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 Sri Lanka in April

The average sea water temperature in Sri Lanka in April is 30.1°C (86.2°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Sri Lanka in April

The average total rainfall in Sri Lanka in April is 8.7cm (3.4inches) and on average there are 9.2 rainy days in April making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Sri Lanka in April

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Sri Lanka in April is 25°C (78°F) which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 24°C (75°F) in the previous month and 25°C (25°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Sri Lanka in April is typically 90.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.5% in the previous month and 88.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Sri Lanka in April is typically 76.4%. The average relative humidity is 74% in the previous month and 75.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Sri Lanka in April

The average maximum wind speed in Sri Lanka in April is typically 15KM/H (9MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 16KM/H (10MPH) in the previous month and 20KM/H (12MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Sri Lanka in April is typically 7KM/H (4MPH). The average wind speed is 9KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Sri Lanka in April is from the North.

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