Weather in Colombo: August
|Average day temperature:||29.7°C|
|Average night temperature:||26.1°C|
|Sea water temperature:||27.6°C|
|Number of sunny days:||2 days|
|Day length:||12.3 - 12.4 hours|
|Number of rainy days:||21 days|
|Precipitation totals:||469.7 mm.|
Air temperature in August, °C
The highest day temperature during August of 2021 was 30°C. At the same time the lowest night temperature was 24°C. Daily and nightly averages during August were 28.0°C and 25.7°C.
Sea water temperature in Colombo in August, °C
The average sea water temperature in August of 2021 was 27.8°C. The highest and lowest sea temperatures during the month were class="nb">28.4°C and 27.2°C.
Mostly all days in August are cloudy but sunny and partly cloudy days are also possible.
Precipitation total in August, mm
Precipitation total value in Colombo in August is 469.7 mm. It makes august one of the most rainy months of the year.
The average wind speed value in August is 4.7 m./s. It makes August one of the most windy months of the year.
This chart shows average number of hours during the day when sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day. The average number of sunny hours in August is: 5.3.
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Colombo on a weather map
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