Hiriketiya weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Hiriketiya

The best time to visit in Hiriketiya in Sri Lanka is from January until March and June until September, when you will have a warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Hiriketiya is 31°C in March and the lowest is 27°C in June.

Hiriketiya has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Hiriketiya or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Hiriketiya by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 30 31 29 28 27 27 27 28 28 28 28
Precipitation (mm) 83 110 132 215 219 135 106 126 142 299 274 176

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14 day weather forecast Hiriketiya

The weather for in Hiriketiya will be 25° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Friday 3 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
6.3 mm 70% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
18°
9.9 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
9.6 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
12.1 mm 80% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
4.8 mm 60% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
1.6 mm 35% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
17°
0.7 mm 20% 2 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
16°
1.3 mm 30% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
5.5 mm 65% 2 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
5.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
3.8 mm 55% 2 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
17°
7.5 mm 70% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
6.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
18°
5.4 mm 65% 2 m/s 2

Climate Hiriketiya

Hiriketiya has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Hiriketiya is 28° degrees and there is about 2018 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 33 days a year with an average humidity of 85% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Hiriketiya

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 30 31 29 28 27 27 27 28 28 28 28
Night temp. (°C) 19 19 20 21 22 22 21 21 21 21 21 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 83 110 132 215 219 135 106 126 142 299 274 176
Days with rain 18 19 26 29 30 28 28 28 25 28 27 25
Dry days 13 9 5 1 1 2 3 3 5 3 3 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 9 8 7 8 7 8 8 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1
UV-index 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 6

Hiriketiya weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Hiriketiya?

Hiriketiya is located in Sri Lanka. It lies in a straight line at 5,460 miles from London.

The coordinates of Hiriketiya are:

  • Latitude: 6.6913
  • Longitude: 80.6533

The GPS coordinates are 6° 41' N, 80° 39' E

How long is the flight to Hiriketiya?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Hiriketiya is approximately 12 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Hiriketiya?

These are the airports closests to Hiriketiya:

  • Koggala Airport (53 mi) – Galle
  • Colombo Ratmalana Airport (53 mi) – Colombo
  • Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (63 mi) – Colombo

How big is Hiriketiya?

The area of Hiriketiya is around 217 mi².

What is the currency of Hiriketiya?

In Hiriketiya the Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Sri Lankan rupee = 244.45 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.004 Sri Lankan rupee
  • 10 Sri Lankan rupee = 2,444.48 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.041 Sri Lankan rupee
  • 100 Sri Lankan rupee = 24,444.77 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 0.41 Sri Lankan rupee

What is the area code of Hiriketiya?

The area code to call Hiriketiya is +94.