The weather in Sri Lanka is more or less constant throughout the year, with coastal temperatures between 25°C and 30°C. In the lowlands and mountains between 15°C and 18°C. The only thing to search for are the monsoons. From December to April in the peak season it is best to spend a holiday in the south of the island, on the contrary in the off-season from May to October rather the east coast.

Weather in Colombo

The weather in Colombo is stable all year round, with the exception of the months of July and August, which are the rainiest. The sea temperature is suitable for year-round swimming.


When to fly to Sri Lanka

You can fly to Sri Lanka all year round. The most popular is the period from December to April. This is the so-called peak season and will certainly affect on the prices of both air tickets and accommodation.

But when is ideal to go to Sri Lanka depends on your itinerary. From January to April it is best to spend time in the southwest of the island or in the mountains. Alternatively, from July to September, but the ocean can be turbulent and you need to be careful. From April to October, the eastern and northern coasts are recommended. The weather is sunny and the ocean is calm.

Cheapest flights to Colombo in the context of the weather

The graph describes the minimum prices of tickets found to Colombo and their increase by weeks. Additional data on the graph show average day and night temperatures and total precipitation, if data are available. Click on the individual columns in the graph to get more detailed current data from the search engine.

Price of the cheapest return flight from London to Colombo, EUR

You can see which date is the best for departure to Colombo due to the weather development in the destination and the current ticket price.

Cheapest flights to Colombo

The following chart shows the lowest prices of airline tickets from Vienna to Colombo in the context of the weather. Click on the individual columns in the graph to get a more detailed current search engine data.

Price of the cheapest return flight from Edinburgh to Colombo, EUR

What to know next about Sri Lanka

Do you know everything before you go to Sri Lanka? It's time to search your flight.

Search your flight