Trincomalee
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Trincomalee

The best time to visit in Trincomalee in Sri Lanka is from January until September and December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Trincomalee is 35°C in April and the lowest is 29°C in January. The water temperature is between 28°C and 31°C.

Trincomalee has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Trincomalee 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 Trincomalee by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 31 34 35 34 34 34 34 34 33 31 29
Water temperature (°C) 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 30 30 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 39 46 40 88 62 11 16 28 45 192 153 99



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14 day weather forecast Trincomalee

The weather for Trincomalee will be 29° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Monday
17 january
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29°C
22°C
5.3 mm
65%
1 Bft
ONO
28°C
2
Tuesday
18 january
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27°C
21°C
14.8 mm
85%
1 Bft
OZO
28°C
2
Wednesday
19 january
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30°C
22°C
0.3 mm
10%
2 Bft
NO
28°C
1
Thursday
20 january
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30°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
NNO
28°C
2
Friday
21 january
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30°C
20°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
Z
28°C
2
Saturday
22 january
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30°C
19°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
OZO
28°C
2
Sunday
23 january
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30°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
OZO
28°C
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Monday
24 january
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30°C
18°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
OZO
28°C
2
Tuesday
25 january
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30°C
20°C
0.4 mm
10%
2 Bft
O
28°C
2
Wednesday
26 january
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29°C
22°C
7.5 mm
70%
1 Bft
OZO
28°C
2
Thursday
27 january
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28°C
23°C
0.8 mm
20%
2 Bft
ONO
28°C
2
Friday
28 january
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31°C
22°C
1.6 mm
35%
2 Bft
ONO
28°C
2
Saturday
29 january
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27°C
22°C
11.1 mm
80%
2 Bft
NO
28°C
2
Sunday
30 january
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30°C
22°C
11.9 mm
80%
1 Bft
ZZW
28°C
2

Climate Trincomalee

Trincomalee has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Trincomalee is 33° degrees and there is about 820 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 127 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Trincomalee

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 31 34 35 34 34 34 34 34 33 31 29
Night temp. (°C) 20 20 21 23 25 25 25 24 24 23 22 21
Water temp. (°C) 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 30 30 30 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 39 46 40 88 62 11 16 28 45 192 153 99
Days with rain 16 13 15 24 17 8 9 11 13 22 24 22
Dry days 15 15 16 6 14 22 22 20 17 9 6 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 10 11 12 12 10 11 9 6 5
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 2
UV-index 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6

Trincomalee weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Trincomalee? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Trincomalee?

Trincomalee is located in Sri Lanka. It lies in a straight line at 5,384 miles from London.

The coordinates of Trincomalee are:

  • Latitude: 8.5711
  • Longitude: 81.2335

The GPS coordinates are 8° 34' N, 81° 14' E

How long is the flight to Trincomalee?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Trincomalee is approximately 12 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Trincomalee?

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How many inhabitants are there in Trincomalee?

Trincomalee has approximately 108,420 inhabitants.

How big is Trincomalee?

The area of Trincomalee is around 3,091 mi².

What is the currency of Trincomalee?

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

Exchange rates on 17 January 2022

  • 1 British pound = 244.45 Sri Lankan rupee
  • 1 Sri Lankan rupee = 0.004 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 24,444.77 Sri Lankan rupee
  • 100 Sri Lankan rupee = 0.41 British pound

What is the area code of Trincomalee?

The area code to call Trincomalee is +94.