General information about Galle
Country Sri Lanka
Region Southern 34
Population 93,118
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
Coordinates of Galle
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude 6.036700000
Longitude 80.217000000
Elevation (STRM3) 17 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Galle

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 38 38 38 37 40 33 40 36 40 38 39 40
Average high °C 30 29 30 30 31 31 32 32 31 30 29 29 30
Average temperature °C 26 26 26 25 25 26 27 27 27 27 26 26 26
Average low °C 25 24 23 23 23 23 24 25 26 26 26 26 24
Record low °C 20 17 18 17 17 18 20 21 21 15 20 17 15
Rain Days 20 21 18 14 9 9 14 20 20 21 19 20 205
Fog Days 0 3 4 4 4 5 4 1 1 0 1 0 27
Thunderstorms Days 2 4 7 6 2 3 7 12 9 2 1 1 56
Average precipitation Mm. 214 340 302 177 103 86 117 242 296 207 165 155 2404
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 23 23 22 22 21 21 22 23 24 23 23 23 270
Growing degree-day °C 467 482 467 465 465 439 517 500 517 500 482 482 5783
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 17 16 15 16 17 20 21 19 17 16 16 17 17
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Galle - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleRegionCountrySize
8 kmKoggala AirportGalleM
59 kmColombo Ratmalana AirportColomboM
65 kmMattala Rajapaksa International AirportL
82 kmBandaranaike International Colombo AirportColomboL
132 kmAmpara AirportAmparaM
149 kmHingurakgoda Air Force BasePolonnaruwa TownM
153 kmBatticaloa AirportBatticaloaM
157 kmAnuradhapura Air Force BaseAnuradhapuraM
185 kmChina Bay AirportTrincomaleeM
260 kmKankesanturai AirportJaffnaM

Cities close to Galle

Showing 1-10 of 60 items.
CountryRegionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
58 km Sri LankaWesternColombo648,034306 USD5.15.88.0
137 km Sri LankaNorth CentralAnuradhapura60,943
76 km Sri LankaUvaBadulla47,587
116 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceAmpara18,348
58 km Sri LankaWesternKelaniya28,846
133 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceBatticaloa86,742
0 km Sri LankaSouthernGalle93,118
40 km Sri LankaSabaragamuwaRatnapura47,832
80 km Sri LankaCentralKandy111,701
87 km Sri LankaNorth WesternKuliyapitiya6,877