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Colombo City Statistics
Colombo City Overview -
Location Capital of Sri Lanka
Country telephone code 94
Population 2,234,289 (Est. 2001)
Ethnic mix Singhalese, Tamil, Sri Lankan, Moor, Burgher, Malay, and Vedda
Religion Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim, Christian, and others
Time zone GMT + 6 hours
Electricity 230/240V, 50Hz
Average January temp 27°C or 81°F
Average July temp 28°C or 83°F
Annual rainfall 2,241.5 mm. Monsoon seasons: December through March and June through October