Best time to visit, weather and climate Trincomalee

Best time to visit Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

The best time to visit 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 Trincomalee is 35°C in april and the lowest is 29°C in january. The water temperature is between 28°C and 31°C. The weather and climate of Trincomalee is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Trincomalee is an 8,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


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

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

 
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 31°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 34°C 33°C 31°C 29°C
Night 20°C 20°C 21°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Water 28°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 31°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C
Precip 39
mm
46
mm
40
mm
88
mm
62
mm
11
mm
16
mm
28
mm
45
mm
192
mm
153
mm
99
mm
Rain
days
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
Sun hours
per day
8 9 9 10 11 12 12 10 11 9 6 5
Wind force
in 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
 

Weather Trincomalee january

On average, it is maximum 29° in january in Trincomalee and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In january there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 39 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee february

On average, it is maximum 31° in february in Trincomalee and at least around 20° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In february there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee march

On average, it is maximum 34° in march in Trincomalee and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In march there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee april

On average, it is maximum 35° in april in Trincomalee and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 88 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee may

On average, it is maximum 34° in may in Trincomalee and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In may there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 62 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee june

On average, it is maximum 34° in june in Trincomalee and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In june there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee july

On average, it is maximum 34° in july in Trincomalee and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 31° degrees. In july there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee august

On average, it is maximum 34° in august in Trincomalee and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee september

On average, it is maximum 34° in september in Trincomalee and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee october

On average, it is maximum 33° in october in Trincomalee and at least around 23° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In october there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 192 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee november

On average, it is maximum 31° in november in Trincomalee and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 30° degrees. In november there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 153 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Trincomalee.

Weather Trincomalee december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Trincomalee and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In december there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 99 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Trincomalee.

14 day weather forecast Trincomalee

The weather for Trincomalee in Sri Lanka will be 37° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
17 Apr
Bewolkt 37°C 22°C 30°C 0.8 mm 20% 1m/s 8
Su
18 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 37°C 23°C 30°C 1.7 mm 35% 2m/s 11
Mo
19 Apr
Bewolkt 36°C 24°C 30°C 0.6 mm 15% 2m/s 4
Tu
20 Apr
Overwegend bewolkt 38°C 25°C 30°C 2.1 mm 40% 2m/s 10
We
21 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 39°C 24°C 30°C 2.4 mm 45% 2m/s 11
Th
22 Apr
Licht bewolkt 38°C 24°C 30°C 2.3 mm 45% 2m/s 11
Fr
23 Apr
Licht bewolkt 37°C 24°C 30°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 11

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
24 Apr
Licht bewolkt 38°C 24°C 30°C 1.3 mm 30% 2m/s 7
Su
25 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 40°C 24°C 30°C 0.8 mm 20% 2m/s 9
Mo
26 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 38°C 24°C 30°C 1.0 mm 25% 2m/s 11
Tu
27 Apr
Licht bewolkt 36°C 26°C 30°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 10
We
28 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 36°C 25°C 30°C 2.6 mm 45% 3m/s 8
Th
29 Apr
Bewolkt 36°C 25°C 30°C 3.1 mm 50% 3m/s 5
Fr
30 Apr
Wisselend bewolkt 36°C 25°C 30°C 2.4 mm 45% 3m/s 11

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Flight tickets to Trincomalee

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

  • China Bay Airport (7 km)
    Trincomalee
  • Batticaloa Airport (108 km)
    Batticaloa
  • Kankesanturai Airport (186 km)
    Jaffna

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About Trincomalee

Trincomalee lies in Sri Lanka in the province Eastern and the population consists of 108.420 inhabitants. If you want to call Trincomalee 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.

Trincomalee is in a straight line at 8.665 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 12 hours.

The coordinates of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka are latitude: 8.5711 en longitude: 81.2335

The GPS coordinates are N 8° 34' 15.9600" en E 81° 14' 0.6000"

Currency Trincomalee

In Trincomalee 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 Trincomalee

In Trincomalee it is now 22:27 o’clock in the evening on saturday 17 april 2021. That is 9,5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Trincomalee is Asia/Colombo and the Greenwich time is UTC+05:+05.

Vaccinations Trincomalee

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 Trincomalee.

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