Sri Lanka Weather in June

The weather in Sri Lanka in June is very hot with high humidity. The southern and western coastal areas are under the influence of southwest monsoon, so it is not recommended to go to these places, especially going to swim. The northern and eastern areas remain the high temperature with minimal rainfall. Generally, if you travel to Sri Lanka in this month, there are still lots of interesting places you can go and fun outdoor activities you can engage.
The hottest cities in Sri Lanka in June:
Trincomalee: 35℃(95℉)
The coolest cities in Sri Lanka in June:
Nuwaea Eliya: 13℃(55.4℉)

Averages for Sri Lanka Weather in June

High Temperature
30°C (86°F)
Low Temperature
24°C (75.2°F)
118 mm (4.6 in)
05:53 ~ 05:59
18:23 ~ 18:30

June Temperatures in Sri Lanka

What to Wear
If you travel to Sri Lanka in June, you need to prepare some thin clothes like t-shirts, dress. Take the sunscreen and sunglasses to protect yourself.
June Travel Guide – Where to Go & Tips
Tourism Rate: 

Nuwara Eliya

As an essential central city of Sri Lanka, it is called the “Garden City of Asia” and is famed for the beautiful hills, valleys and waterfalls. There are many architectures left by the colonial periods with England style. Tourists can feel the deep exotic culture here. Also, it owns one of the best black tea production areas in the world; you can watch patches of lush tea garden. It is a great summer resort for people.


This city was listed in the World Cultural Heritage Site mainly due to the Temple of Tooth. Because the tooth relics of Buddha is enshrined in this temple, Buddhist from all over the world regard it as a holy place. You can feel the calm and solemn atmosphere here. After visiting the cultural highlights, you can take a walk around the Kandy Lake to appreciate the fascinating scenery.

Horton Plains National Park

It belongs to the Central Highlands, which is one of the Sri Lanka’s World Heritage Sites. It is a popular eco-tourism national park with the elevation of 2100 to 2300 meters. It is covered by mountain grasslands and forests and rich in biodiversity. People can watch many rare flora and animals like the langur and leopard. It is also a paradise for the bird lovers.


It is a northern coastal city as the center of northern Sri Lanka’s economy and transportation. People can not only appreciate the beautiful sea scenery and amazing high road within the sea, but also can visit the unique Hindu temples and coral fortress.


As a central mountain city, it earns a reputation of “Jewelry City”. This is a mysterious land full of legends. It once produced the world’s biggest gem “Star od India” and third-biggest sapphire “Sri Lanka Star”, which is regarded as the national treasure. You can buy all kinds of precious gems here and visit the Adam’s Peak, which is a famous Buddhist place and tourism area.

June Weather of Major Sri Lanka Cities
Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humidity
High Low
34°C/ 93.2°F 23°C / 73.4°F 07:25/ 17:32 44
33°C / 91.4°F 23°C / 73.4°F 07:20/ 18:07 84
33°C / 91.4°F 22°C / 71.6°F 07:56/ 18:38 79
30°C / 86°F 15°C / 59°F 07:45/ 18:30 83
29°C / 84.2°F 14°C / 57.2°F 07:08/ 18:13 72
33°C / 91.4°F 23°C / 73.4°F 07:23/ 18:22 73
31°C / 87.8°F
23°C / 73.4°F 07:41/ 18:34 79
30°C / 86°F 22°C / 71.6°F 06:51/ 17:35 75
30°C / 86°F 17°C / 62.6°F 06:58/ 16:36 72
29°C / 84.2°F   24°C / 75.2°F 07:44/ 17:48 57
Nuwara Eliya
30°C / 86°F 15°C / 59°F 07:03/ 18:11 74
Sri Jayewardenepura-Kotte
32°C / 89.6°F
26°C / 78.8°F
07:08/ 18:13
34°C/ 93.2°F
26°C / 78.8°F
07:08/ 18:13