Northern Province, Sri Lanka: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Northern Province, Sri Lanka? If you're planning to go to Northern Province, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Based on the climate and weather in Northern Province, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

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

January

If you are traveling to Northern Province in January, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

February

February in Northern Province is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

March

March in Northern Province is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

April

April for Northern Province is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

May

If you go to Northern Province in May, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

June

If you go to Northern Province in June, you will notice that it is really hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

July here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

August

If you are traveling to Northern Province in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

September here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

October

Traveling to Northern Province in October, you will notice that it is really hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

November

If you go to Northern Province in November, you will notice that it is really hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

If you go to Northern Province in December, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Northern Province, Sri Lanka

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Northern Province

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