The best season to visit Maldives is generally from October until April, during the so-called “dry” season. However, these general rules have nuances. Let’s discover them here.
The Maldives benefits from their location near the Equator, which offers stable temperatures throughout the year and protection from cyclones.
Their climate is tropical equatorial, generally humid and warm with 2 seasons called Monsoons.
Maldives Weather and MOnsoon Video
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.
Predicting Maldives Weather
Maldives weather forecasts…are not what they used to be
Predicting the weather in the Maldives is like forecasting the weather in Europe or in NYC in the summer ( yes, Maldives climate is also changing ).
Forecasts and reality can be very confusing.
September is in theory (and in theory only) a little less “risky” than June / July / August months when the rainy monsoon can still be (very) active to very active. It sometimes goes on until October.
However, beautiful September months have Continue Reading
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.