In this video I explain you the Maldives weather patterns and monsoons.
You all heard or read that the best season to visit Maldives is generally from October until April, during the so-called “dry” season.
However these general so-called rules have shades and nuances.
Let’s discover them here with general information a dreamy video.
Maldives Weather and Monsoons in Video
The Maldives benefits from their location near the Equator, which offers stable temperatures throughout the year and protection from cyclones.
The archipelago has, like every country around the world, some general weather patterns. Here they are in a beautiful video.
Unfortunately Maldives weather forecasts are not what they used to be…
Maldives Weather General pattern
Their climate is tropical equatorial, generally humid and warm with 2 seasons called Monsoons.
With a distance of 800 km from North to South and the Equator crossing the country, the weather conditions will vary according to your location in the archipelago.
As a consequence, standard weather forecasts for Male ( center North Maldives ) will not be valid for the entire archipelago and the most Southern part, under the Equator, will require forecasts for Gan.
What is the Best Season to go Maldives ?
The best season to go to the Maldives is from October until April.
It is usually advised to choose the so-called “dry” season, from October / November until April.
About Predicting Maldives Weather
To predict the weather in Maldives is like forecasting the weather in Europe or in NYC in the summer ( yes, Maldives climate is also changing ). It can rain when it’s not supposed to.
In theory, September is (and in theory only) a little less “risky” than June / July / August months when the rainy monsoon can still be active.
Good weather can sometimes even continue until October.
Not that the weather has gone crazy in Maldives, but it is certainly not behaving according to the patterns either.
Weather forecasts and reality can be very confusing.
However, beautiful September months have […] Continue Reading my focus on Dreaming of Maldives main website
Photos of various weather conditions in Maldives
The best season to come to the Maldives…when skies are blue and no rain comes to darken the horizon.
The best season to go to the Maldives. When everything is clear and blue.
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