Maldives

Best time to visit, climate and weather Maldives

Best time to visit Maldives

Best time to visit Maldives

The best time to visit the Maldives is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in the Maldives is 30° in april and the lowest is 28° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in the Maldives 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 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Maldives

Climate data from: Male
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
28° 29° 29° 30° 30° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29°
MM
rain
36 mm 36 mm 37 mm 45 mm 135 mm 40 mm 52 mm 81 mm 65 mm 135 mm 131 mm 125 mm
Holiday Maldives

Holiday Maldives

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Climate Maldives

Climate Maldives

Climate Maldives per Month
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Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
28° 29° 29° 30° 30° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29°
Night
min °C
27° 27° 28° 29° 29° 28° 28° 28° 28° 28° 28° 27°
MM
rain
36 mm 36 mm 37 mm 45 mm 135 mm 40 mm 52 mm 81 mm 65 mm 135 mm 131 mm 125 mm
Rain
days
11 10 11 14 23 15 17 19 19 19 22 20
Dry
days
20 18 20 16 8 15 14 12 11 12 8 11
Wind force
in Bft
4 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 7
 

Climate Maldives january

On average, it is maximum 28° in january in Maldives and at least around 27° degrees. In january there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives february

On average, it is maximum 29° in february in Maldives and at least around 27° degrees. In february there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives march

On average, it is maximum 29° in march in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 37 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in Maldives and at least around 29° degrees. In april there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives may

On average, it is maximum 30° in may in Maldives and at least around 29° degrees. In may there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 135 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In june there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In july there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 52 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives august

On average, it is maximum 29° in august in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In august there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 81 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In september there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 65 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In october there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 135 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Maldives and at least around 28° degrees. In november there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 131 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in the Maldives.

Climate Maldives december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Maldives and at least around 27° degrees. In december there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 125 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in the Maldives.

14 day weather forecast Maldives

14 day weather forecast Maldives

The weather for the Male in Maldives will be around 30° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Maldives is based on the weather in Male.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
  Bewolkt Onweer met regen Broken wolken Bewolkt Regen Light doucheregen Zware Regen
Max (°C) 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 29° 30°
Min (°C) 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29°
Rainfall (mm) 1.2
mm
13.3
mm
0.7
mm
3.6
mm
11.9
mm
7.1
mm
30.9
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 75% 10% 40% 70% 60% 85%
UV-index
UV-index 4 3 8 9 3 3 3

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
  Light doucheregen Bewolkt Light doucheregen Bewolkt Light doucheregen Light doucheregen Lichte Regen
Max (°C) 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 29°
Min (°C) 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29° 29°
Rainfall (mm) 5.6
mm
4.8
mm
7.3
mm
3.9
mm
6.9
mm
5.6
mm
16.8
mm
Rainfall (%) 55% 50% 60% 45% 60% 55% 75%
UV-index
UV-index 3 5 3 1 1 1 1
About the Maldives

About the Maldives

The Maldives is in the continental part Azië and the capital is Male. The total surface is only 300 km² with 644 km of coastline and the population consists of 344.023 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 812x smaller than United Kingdom. If you want to call the Maldives you have to use +960 or 00960 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 +9605012457809 or 009605012457809.

The Maldives is in a straight line at 8.582 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 11 hour and 55 min.

Time difference Maldives

Time difference Maldives

In the Maldives it is now 15:40 o’clock in the afternoon on monday 20 may 2019. That is 4 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of the Maldives is Indian/Maldives and the Greenwich time is UTC+05.

Currency Maldives

Currency Maldives

In the Maldives the Maldivische rufiyaa is used to pay.

Exchange rate Maldivische rufiyaa op 20 may 2019

1 Maldivische rufiyaa = € 0,06 euro
100 Maldivische rufiyaa = € 5,66 euro

1 euro = 17,67 Maldivische rufiyaa
100 euro = 1.767,18 Maldivische rufiyaa

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Maldives

Vaccinations Maldives

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 the Maldives.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B