Best time to visit Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

The best time to visit Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka is from january until april, july and december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Hikkaduwa is 30°C in february and the lowest is 28°C in august. The water temperature is around 29°C. The weather and climate of Hikkaduwa is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Hikkaduwa is an 7,0. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


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

Climate Hikkaduwa per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
36
mm
50
mm
69
mm
105
mm
247
mm
195
mm
139
mm
174
mm
177
mm
159
mm
158
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86
mm


Climate Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Hikkaduwa is 30° degrees and there is about 1813 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 61 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Hikkaduwa

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C
Night 24°C 24°C 25°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 25°C
Water 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Precip 36
mm
50
mm
69
mm
105
mm
247
mm
195
mm
139
mm
174
mm
177
mm
159
mm
158
mm
86
mm
Rain
days
14 16 21 26 27 28 25 27 24 26 26 21
Dry
days
17 12 10 4 4 2 6 4 6 5 4 10
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9 8 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 

Weather Hikkaduwa january

On average, it is maximum 29° in january in Hikkaduwa and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In january there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Hikkaduwa and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In february there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 50 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Hikkaduwa and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In march there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 69 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in Hikkaduwa and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In april there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 105 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Hikkaduwa and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In may there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 247 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Hikkaduwa and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In june there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 195 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Hikkaduwa and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In july there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 139 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Hikkaduwa and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In august there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 174 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Hikkaduwa and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In september there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 177 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Hikkaduwa and at least around 26° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In october there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 159 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Hikkaduwa and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In november there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 158 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

Weather Hikkaduwa december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Hikkaduwa and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In december there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 86 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Hikkaduwa.

14 day weather forecast Hikkaduwa

The weather for Hikkaduwa in Sri Lanka will be 31° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
17 Apr
Zware Regen 31°C 24°C 30°C 19 mm 85% 2m/s 6
Su
18 Apr
Zware Regen 30°C 23°C 30°C 65 mm 95% 2m/s 4
Mo
19 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 31°C 23°C 30°C 3.6 mm 55% 2m/s 7
Tu
20 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 31°C 24°C 30°C 4.3 mm 60% 2m/s 5
We
21 Apr
Bewolkt 31°C 24°C 30°C 4.9 mm 60% 2m/s 8
Th
22 Apr
Lichte regen 31°C 24°C 30°C 6.1 mm 65% 1m/s 8
Fr
23 Apr
Lichte regen 31°C 23°C 30°C 5.2 mm 65% 2m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
24 Apr
Lichte regen 31°C 24°C 30°C 5.2 mm 65% 2m/s 7
Su
25 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 31°C 25°C 30°C 2.1 mm 40% 2m/s 4
Mo
26 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 32°C 25°C 30°C 2.5 mm 45% 2m/s 5
Tu
27 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 31°C 25°C 30°C 1.1 mm 25% 3m/s 5
We
28 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 31°C 25°C 30°C 2.2 mm 40% 2m/s 6
Th
29 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 32°C 24°C 30°C 1.4 mm 30% 2m/s 4
Fr
30 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 30°C 24°C 30°C 3.4 mm 55% 2m/s 7

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Hotels and apartments in Hikkaduwa

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Flight tickets to Hikkaduwa

The 3 nearest airports to Hikkaduwa you can fly to are:

  • Koggala Airport (29 km)
    Galle
  • Colombo Ratmalana Airport (79 km)
    Colombo
  • Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (118 km)
    Colombo

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About Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa lies in Sri Lanka in the province Southern. If you want to call Hikkaduwa you have to use +94 or 0094 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +945012457809 or 00945012457809.

Hikkaduwa is in a straight line at 8.797 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 12 hours15.

The coordinates of Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka are latitude: 6.1407 en longitude: 80.1012

The GPS coordinates are N 6° 8' 26.5200" en E 80° 6' 4.3200"

Currency Hikkaduwa

In Hikkaduwa the Sri Lankan rupee is used to pay.

Exchange rate Sri Lankan rupee (LKR) 17 april 2021

1 Sri Lankan rupee = 0,01 United States dollar
100 Sri Lankan rupee = 0,54 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 184,42 Sri Lankan rupee
100 United States dollar = 18.441,74 Sri Lankan rupee

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Time difference Hikkaduwa

In Hikkaduwa it is now 22:04 o’clock in the evening on saturday 17 april 2021. That is 9,5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Hikkaduwa is Asia/Colombo and the Greenwich time is UTC+05:+05.

Vaccinations Hikkaduwa

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Hikkaduwa.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)