Climate Information Factsheet: Sri Lanka
The factsheet summarizes current and projected climate conditions for Sri Lanka. It can serve as a resource to the climate risk screening process for USAID strategies.Find other country and regional climate risk management resources here.
It includes information on major climate categories: temperature, precipitation and flooding, drought, sea level rise and storm surge, and winds and other storms. This is broken into current conditions, 2030 projections and 2050 projections. Full sourcing is documented.
For example, it notes that by 2050, the mean annual temperature in the country is projected to increase by 0.77°C,1.06°C, and 1.64°C for the 10th, 50th, and 90th percentiles for the RCP4.5 model ensemble runs.
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