What is the best time to visit Maldives?

The best time to visit the Maldives from November to March which is the dry season. The weather during this time is dry and tropical in the Maldives making it the ideal time for sunbathing, scuba diving and snorkelling. The average temperature ranges between 24 and 30 degrees Celcius.

The best time to visit the Maldives for surfing is from March to May when there is torrential rainfall, and the seas are rough. There are occasional bright days as well. Budget travellers can visit during this time since resorts offer attractive packages and offers.

The Maldives is a tropical island that witnesses a dry spell, 'Iruvai', between December - April and a wet spell, 'Hulhangu', from May - November. There is a negligible change in temperature amidst the two seasons.

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Monthly Weather in Maldives

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 29°/ 27° 13 days
February 30°/ 27° 11 days
March 30°/ 27° 4 days
April 30°/ 28° 13 days
May 30°/ 28° 21 days
June 30°/ 27° 13 days
July 30°/ 27° 7 days
August 30°/ 27° 9 days
September 30°/ 27° 17 days
October 29°/ 26° 24 days
November 29°/ 26° 24 days
December 29°/ 26° 24 days

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