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Best time to visit, weather and climate Madagascar

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Best time to visit Madagascar

Best time to visit Madagascar

The best time to visit Madagascar is from march until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Madagascar is 27°C in february and the lowest is 20°C in july.

The average climate figure for Madagascar is an 8,0. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Madagascar has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical savanna climate and moderate climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Madagascar or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Madagascar per month

Climate data from: Antananarivo
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
26 27 26 24 23 21 20 22 25 26 27 27
MM
rain
175 mm 165 mm 123 mm 17 mm 4 mm 5 mm 4 mm 3 mm 3 mm 30 mm 92 mm 140 mm

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Climate Madagascar

Climate Madagascar

Climate Madagascar per Month

Climate Madagascar per Month
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Madagascar has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical savanna climate and moderate climate. The average annual temperature for Madagascar is 22° degrees and there is about 760 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
26 27 26 24 23 21 20 22 25 26 27 27
Night
min °C
16 16 16 14 12 10 9 10 11 14 16 16
MM
rain
175 mm 165 mm 123 mm 17 mm 4 mm 5 mm 4 mm 3 mm 3 mm 30 mm 92 mm 140 mm
Rain
days
25 24 23 12 5 4 3 3 4 12 19 24
Dry
days
6 4 8 18 26 26 28 28 26 19 11 7
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 8 7 7 7 7 9 9 11 11
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 5 5 5 5
 

Climate Madagascar january

On average, it is maximum 26° in january in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In january there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 175 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In february there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 165 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 123 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Madagascar and at least around 14° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar may

On average, it is maximum 23° in may in Madagascar and at least around 12° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar june

On average, it is maximum 21° in june in Madagascar and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar july

On average, it is maximum 20° in july in Madagascar and at least around 9° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar august

On average, it is maximum 22° in august in Madagascar and at least around 10° degrees. In august there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Madagascar and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar october

On average, it is maximum 26° in october in Madagascar and at least around 14° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar november

On average, it is maximum 27° in november in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 92 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar december

On average, it is maximum 27° in december in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In december there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 140 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Madagascar.

14 day weather forecast Madagascar

14 day weather forecast Madagascar

The weather for Antananarivo in Madagascar will be 21° till 23° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Madagascar is based on the weather in Antananarivo.

Weather forecast this week
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We
24 Jul
Th
25 Jul
Fr
26 Jul
Sa
27 Jul
Su
28 Jul
Mo
29 Jul
Tu
30 Jul
  Broken wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken
Max (°C) 18° 21° 20° 20° 22° 24° 21°
Min (°C) 10° 11°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.2
mm
0.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 15% 15%
UV-index
UV-index 6 7 6 7 6 7 3

Weather forecast next week
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We
31 Jul
Th
1 Aug
Fr
2 Aug
Sa
3 Aug
Su
4 Aug
Mo
5 Aug
Tu
6 Aug
  Gespreide bewolking Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Helder hemel Enkele wolken
Max (°C) 25° 24° 23° 24° 24° 23° 22°
Min (°C) 13° 13° 12° 10°
Rainfall (mm) 0.4
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 10% 0% 15% 0% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 5 7 7 4 3 4 4
About Madagascar

About Madagascar

Madagascar is in the continental part Afrika and the capital is Antananarivo. The total surface is 587.040 km² with 4.828 km of coastline and the population consists of 25.571.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 2,5x as big as United Kingdom. If you want to call Madagascar you have to use +261 or 00261 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2615012457809 or 002615012457809.

Madagascar is in a straight line at 9.047 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 12 hour and 05 min.

Time difference Madagascar

Time difference Madagascar

In Madagascar it is now 05:27 o’clock at night on wednesday 24 july 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Madagascar is Indian/Antananarivo and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Madagascar

Currency Madagascar

In Madagascar the Malagasy ariary is used to pay.

Exchange rate Malagasy ariary (MGA) 24 july 2019

1 Malagasy ariary = 0,00 Pound sterling
100 Malagasy ariary = 0,02 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 4.510,00 Malagasy ariary
100 Pound sterling = 451.000,31 Malagasy ariary

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Vaccinations Madagascar

Vaccinations Madagascar

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Madagascar.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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