General information about Anuradhapura
Country Sri Lanka
Region North Central 30
Population 60,943
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
Coordinates of Anuradhapura
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude 8.312230000
Longitude 80.413060000
Elevation (STRM3) 100 m.
Location on map

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Anuradhapura

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 40 38 37 32 32 32 37 38 38 37 37 38 40
Average high °C 33 32 30 29 30 32 34 34 33 33 33 33 32
Average temperature °C 29 28 26 26 25 27 28 29 29 29 29 29 28
Average low °C 24 23 23 22 21 21 23 24 25 25 25 24 23
Record low °C 20 20 18 20 16 20 20 18 20 20 20 21 16
Rain Days 6 14 16 14 6 4 5 12 6 2 3 3 91
Fog Days 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3
Thunderstorms Days 8 7 4 1 0 1 3 7 8 3 5 5 52
Average precipitation Mm. 74 255 230 211 79 55 69 152 84 9 27 40 1285
Relative humidity morning % 82 86 90 85 79 81 87 87 83 79 80 79 83
Relative humidity evening % 70 75 81 82 75 73 73 74 70 61 63 64 72
Wind speed Km/h 16 14 12 17 16 14 12 9 17 19 19 19 15
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 22 22 23 22 21 21 23 24 23 22 22 22 267
Growing degree-day °C 558 547 492 481 473 466 568 576 584 564 581 583 6473
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 19 17 15 14 16 20 22 21 20 19 19 19 18
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Anuradhapura - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
1 kmAnuradhapura Air Force BaseAnuradhapuraM
43 kmHingurakgoda Air Force BasePolonnaruwa TownM
55 kmChina Bay AirportTrincomaleeM
86 kmBandaranaike International Colombo AirportColomboL
96 kmBatticaloa AirportBatticaloaM
105 kmKankesanturai AirportJaffnaM
107 kmAmpara AirportAmparaM
109 kmColombo Ratmalana AirportColomboM
148 kmMattala Rajapaksa International AirportL
160 kmKoggala AirportGalleM

Cities close to Anuradhapura

Showing 1-10 of 60 items.
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   Month1-101-101-10
89 km Sri LankaWesternColombo648,034306 USD5.15.88.0
0 km Sri LankaNorth CentralAnuradhapura60,943
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97 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceAmpara18,348
86 km Sri LankaWesternKelaniya28,846
84 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceBatticaloa86,742
137 km Sri LankaSouthernGalle93,118
98 km Sri LankaSabaragamuwaRatnapura47,832
62 km Sri LankaCentralKandy111,701
55 km Sri LankaNorth WesternKuliyapitiya6,877