BATTICALOA CLIMATE DATA  - 2008
Serial
No.
Months Temperature 0C Wind speed
(Km/h)
Humidity(%) Rainfall
 (mm)
Highest Rainfall
Recorded on
No. of
Rain Days
Pressure (mb) No. of
Thunder Days
Mean
Max.
Highest Max/
Recorded on
Mean
Min
Lowest Min/
Recorded on
O830 1730 Day Night O830   hrs 1730 hrs
1 January 28.7 30.9
27th
23.6 21.4
20th
   5.2 8.3 83 89 296.4 74.1
02nd-3rd
14 1012.4 1009.5 1
2 February 30.3 31.7
12th
23.8 21.0
25th
   2.6 7.6 77 88 256.6 60.2
28th-29th
10 1012.4 1009.3 4
3 March 30.4 33.3
30th
23.9 22.5
01st&07th
   1.1 5.5 80 91 419.5 100.8
15th-16th
15 1010.3 1007.5 -
4 April 32.3 33.9
22nd &27th
25 23.5
07th
   0.1 3.8 75 90 70.5 22.3
09th-10th
7 1009.4 1006.5 3
5 May 34.4 35.8
30th
25.7 25.0
28th&30th
   0.4 4.5 69 84 2.1 2.1
04th-05th
1 1008.5 1005.3 8
6 June 34 36.0
15th&30th
25 23.4
02nd
   0.4 2.9 65 84 93.6 48.5
01st-02nd
8 1008.2 1005.7 8
7 July 34.9 37.2
25th
25.2 23.8
16th
   0.5 5.9 62 81 5.3 4.4
15th-16th
2 1007.3 1004.7 3
8 August 33.8 36.8
07th&09th
25 23.9
28th
   0.9 6 67 84 22.9 13.7
31st-01st
5 1007.9 1005.3 9
9 September 32.7 36.2
11th
25 22.9
08th
   0.6 5.4 68 84 56.1 22.5
07th-08th
3 1009.8 1006.5 6
10 October 31.2 34.0
27th
24.8 23.0
31st
   1.2 4.5 73 88 120.6 65.2
11th-12th
11 1010.7 1007.4 5
11 November 29.9 32.8
27th
24.2 22.6
01st&07th
   1.7 6.1 78 89 339.6 114.1
22nd-23rd
17 1010.2 1007.2 3
12 December 28.7 29.8
09th
23.6 21.5
30th
   2.1 8.1 80 85 304.1 66.2
15th-16th
19 1012.4 1009.4 3
Total 381.3   294.8    16.8 68.6 877 1037 1987.3   112 12119.5 12084.3 53
Average 31.78   24.57    1.40 5.72 73.08 86.4       1009.96 1007.03  
                         
Source: Meteorology Department