General information about Kandy
Country Sri Lanka
region Central 29
Population 111,701
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
Coordinates of Kandy
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude 7.295500000
Longitude 80.635600000
Elevation (STRM3) 506 m.
Location on map

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Kandy

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 31 31 32 32 34 35 35 37 32 35 31 31 37
Average high °C 18 19 19 19 19 20 21 22 21 18 18 18 19
Average temperature °C 24 24 24 23 23 24 25 26 25 24 24 24 24
Average low °C 11 11 11 11 9 9 10 11 12 12 12 12 11
Record low °C 21 20 18 17 15 16 17 21 20 22 21 21 15
Rain Days 20 21 18 14 9 9 14 20 20 21 19 20 205
Fog Days 2 8 9 8 5 10 14 7 2 0 0 0 65
Thunderstorms Days 2 4 7 6 2 3 7 12 9 2 1 1 56
Average precipitation Mm. 146 287 273 217 122 67 103 179 155 205 171 141 2066
Relative humidity % 76 77 76 72 70 69 69 72 77 79 78 77 74
Relative humidity morning % 87 91 93 91 87 90 91 91 87 86 85 85 89
Relative humidity evening % 72 72 70 64 59 60 62 67 72 73 72 72 68
Wind speed Km/h 9 8 8 8 8 9 9 8 8 9 9 9 9
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 22 22 21 20 20 20 21 22 23 23 22 22 258
Growing degree-day °C 417 431 417 396 396 392 465 467 465 417 431 431 5123
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 20 18 15 13 15 18 22 20 20 19 19 20 18
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Kandy - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
52 kmBandaranaike International Colombo AirportColomboL
57 kmHingurakgoda Air Force BasePolonnaruwa TownM
61 kmColombo Ratmalana AirportColomboM
68 kmAmpara AirportAmparaM
71 kmAnuradhapura Air Force BaseAnuradhapuraM
77 kmBatticaloa AirportBatticaloaM
77 kmMattala Rajapaksa International AirportL
93 kmKoggala AirportGalleM
94 kmChina Bay AirportTrincomaleeM
177 kmKankesanturai AirportJaffnaM

Cities close to Kandy

Showing 1-10 of 60 items.
CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
52 km Sri LankaWesternColombo648,034306 USD5.15.88.0
62 km Sri LankaNorth CentralAnuradhapura60,943
31 km Sri LankaUvaBadulla47,587
62 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceAmpara18,348
47 km Sri LankaWesternKelaniya28,846
68 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceBatticaloa86,742
80 km Sri LankaSouthernGalle93,118
39 km Sri LankaSabaragamuwaRatnapura47,832
0 km Sri LankaCentralKandy111,701
37 km Sri LankaNorth WesternKuliyapitiya6,877