Badulla, Sri Lanka: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Badulla, Sri Lanka? If you're planning to go to Badulla, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Badulla, Sri Lanka

Based on the climate and weather in Badulla, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Badulla, Sri Lanka

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Badulla, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Badulla, Sri Lanka

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Badulla.

If you intend to visit the stunning St. Mark's church, it's useful to wear modest clothing:

If you visit a temple, such as Dhowa Temple, wear:

If you're planning to visit Dunhinda Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Badulla.

What to wear/what to pack for Badulla, Sri Lanka by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

February in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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March

March is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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April

April here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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May

If you go to Badulla in May, you will notice that it is warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in Badulla is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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July

July in Badulla is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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August

August here is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

September in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

October for Badulla is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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November

Traveling to Badulla in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

If you go to Badulla in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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