29 °C / 29 °C (Nov. avg. temp.)
– Low season
The weather in Sri Lanka still isn’t ideal in November with much of the country still being plagued with rain .
Galle, Colombo and Negombo.
It is better to avoid travelling to Sri Lanka in November.
Despite the bad weather, there are still some wildlife spotting opportunities in Sri Lanka. Head over to Bundala or Uda Walawe, which will be excellent in November.
All main sites in Sri Lanka are hit by rain and best avoided (cold, rainy and windy; horrible hiking conditions).
Full Moon Poya normally falls at the beginning of November. It commemorates the passing away of one of Buddha’s chief disciples. On this day, Buddhists visit temples and offer flowers. There are also a number of processions and rituals that take place throughout the day.
I’d love to hear your experience of Sri Lanka in November in the comment area below! 🙂
Have any questions about travelling in November, don’t hesitate to ask me!
Joanna, world traveller and Sri Lanka specialist