Swimming in Sri Lanka in march 2022 Sea temperature by city in march

Do you want to go to the beach in Sri Lanka in march 2022? Is it the right month to go for pleasant temperatures and staying in the water for a long time? The answer is on this page with the sea temperatures in march in Sri Lanka by city and our opinion on the chances of enjoying pleasant sea conditions.

Sea temperature in Sri Lanka in march 2022

Here, find the average sea temperature in Sri Lanka in march in several coastal cities.

Colombo

on average:

85°F

min: 83°F / max: 87°F

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Jaffna

on average:

84°F

min: 82°F / max: 86°F

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Bentota

on average:

85°F

min: 83°F / max: 86°F

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Galle

on average:

85°F

min: 84°F / max: 86°F

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Hikkaduwa

on average:

85°F

min: 84°F / max: 87°F

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Kalutara

on average:

85°F

min: 83°F / max: 87°F

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Negombo

on average:

85°F

min: 83°F / max: 86°F

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Trincomalee

on average:

84°F

min: 82°F / max: 87°F

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia

Panadura

on average:

85°F

min: 83°F / max: 86°F

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Where should you go swimming in Sri Lanka in the month of march?

Swimming in Sri Lanka in march is ideal

In march in Sri Lanka swimming conditions are generally the same everywhere.

In march in Colombo, Jaffna, Bentota, Galle, Hikkaduwa, Kalutara, Negombo, Trincomalee, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia and Panadura, swimming conditions are perfect! With water reaching a maximum of 87°F and an average of 85°F, going in the water (and staying there!) feels great.

Where to go swimming in Sri Lanka in march: the map of sea temperatures

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Water temperature and seasonal norms in march

Colombo

March
Average sea temperature 85°F
Minimum sea temperature 83°F
Maximum sea temperature 87°F
Average outside temperature 86°F
Maximum outside temperature 90°F
Minimum outside temperature 81°F
Precipitation 2.6in
Number of days of precipitation 15 jour(s)
(49%)
Cloud cover 30%
Our opinion ideal swimming

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Jaffna

March
Average sea temperature 84°F
Minimum sea temperature 82°F
Maximum sea temperature 86°F
Average outside temperature 85°F
Maximum outside temperature 86°F
Minimum outside temperature 83°F
Precipitation 0.6in
Number of days of precipitation 3 jour(s)
(8%)
Cloud cover 16%
Our opinion ideal swimming

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Bentota

March
Average sea temperature 85°F
Minimum sea temperature 83°F
Maximum sea temperature 86°F
Average outside temperature 85°F
Maximum outside temperature 90°F
Minimum outside temperature 81°F
Precipitation 2.4in
Number of days of precipitation 14 jour(s)
(47%)
Cloud cover 30%
Our opinion ideal swimming

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Galle

March
Average sea temperature 85°F
Minimum sea temperature 84°F
Maximum sea temperature 86°F
Average outside temperature 85°F
Maximum outside temperature 88°F
Minimum outside temperature 81°F
Precipitation 2.7in
Number of days of precipitation 14 jour(s)
(45%)
Cloud cover 29%
Our opinion ideal swimming

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Hikkaduwa

March
Average sea temperature 85°F
Minimum sea temperature 84°F
Maximum sea temperature 87°F
Average outside temperature 85°F
Maximum outside temperature 88°F
Minimum outside temperature 81°F
Precipitation 2.7in
Number of days of precipitation 14 jour(s)
(45%)
Cloud cover 29%
Our opinion ideal swimming

More information on swimming in Hikkaduwa in march

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