Mainly fair weather will prevail in the sea areas around the island.Winds will be westerly or south-westerly in direction in the sea areas around the island and wind speed will be 30-40 kmph.The sea areas extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Negombo, Galle and Hambanthota can be rough at times as the wind speed can increase up to 50-60 kmph at times.Naval and fishing communities are requested to be vigilant in this regards.
Fairly strong gusty winds up to 40-50 kmph can be expected in Southern Province and in Matale district.
There may be temporary localized strong winds during thundershowers. General public is kindly requested to take adequate precautions to minimize damages caused by lightning activity.
Weather Forecast for Main Cities Date : 29-Jul-2018
City Temperature (0C) Relative Humidity (%) Weather
Max Min Max Min
Anuradhapura 34 25 85 50 Mainly fair
Batticaloa 34 26 85 55 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Colombo 30 26 85 75 A few showers
Galle 29 26 90 80 A few showers
Jaffna 33 26 85 65 Mainly fair
Kandy 28 22 90 70 Several spells of showers
Nuwara-Eliya 19 12 95 80 Several spells of showers
Ratnapura 30 23 95 75 Several spells of showers
Trincomalee 34 25 90 50 Showers or thundershowers are likely after 2.00p.m
Mannar 31 26 90 65 Mainly fair