Although the weather in Kandy is quite pleasant all year round, the tropical climate means that no two months are the same. Although the climate varies throughout Srilanka, you can visit Kandy all year round.
Kandy’s dry season falls from December to April. The wet season occurs from October to November while Sri Lanka experience the monsoon Season .
The finest time to have a holiday in Kandy is during the cool and dry season between November and early April. December to March is considered the peak season for foreign travelers who intend to visit Kandy. The fact, while most of other countries suffer from winter cold, weather condition is excellent in Sri Lanka, draws many foreign visitors during this period, hence December to March is a demanding period for travelers who plan their winter holiday in an Asian country. Many hotels accept reservations very early. No traveler wants to undergo the hassle of searching for an affordable hotel room after arriving at their final destination. As such, booking a hotel as far in advance as possible, is highly recommended to avoid last-minute price increases. Even though Kandy is buzzing with action during peak periods, you will find many things to boost your spirits and want to take part in many events happening in and around the city.
August : August is another busy month for Kandy. Many foreign and local travelers visit to kandyto enjoy the Kandy Esala Perahera. The Kandy Esala Perahera also known as The Festival of the Tooth is a grand festival celebrated with elegant costumes and is held in July and August in Kandy. Kandy is highly populated during this season.
When you consider peace and tranquility combined together to create a perfect place for a quiet holiday, Kandy is one of the best choices during off peak period. Rates of Accommodation drops down considerably during off peak months.