Climate and monthly weather forecast
Male, Maldives

The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives, with the vast clear waters and islands
The fantastic view of Male, the Maldives, with the vast clear waters and islands

The best time to visit Male

The best months for a swim in Male, Maldives, are January and February, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January is a tropical winter month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 25.4°C (77.7°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F) and only 4.6 rainfall days, with 75mm (2.95") of accumulated rainfall, makes January the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a hot month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature ranging between min 25.6°C (78.1°F) and max 30.4°C (86.7°F). An excellent water temperature of 28.7°C (83.7°F) and only 3.5 rainfall days, with 50mm (1.97") of accumulated rainfall, makes February a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Male, is still a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and an average high of 31.2°C (88.2°F). In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still hot 31.2°C (88.2°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, like March, is another tropical spring month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature ranging between max 31.5°C (88.7°F) and min 26.4°C (79.5°F). The warmest month is April, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°C (88.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F). In April, the average heat index is evaluated at an extremely hot 42°C (107.6°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Male, Maldives, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26.2°C (79.2°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F). In Male, the average high-temperature in May is essentially the same as in April - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is still a tropical month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature varying between 30.5°C (86.9°F) and 25.8°C (78.4°F). In Male, Maldives, the average high-temperature in June is practically the same as in May - a still tropical 30.5°C (86.9°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Male, Maldives, is another tropical summer month, with an average temperature varying between 30.4°C (86.7°F) and 25.6°C (78.1°F). In Male, the average high-temperature in July is almost the same as in June - a still hot 30.4°C (86.7°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Male, is another hot month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 30.2°C (86.4°F) and 25.5°C (77.9°F). In Male, the average high-temperature in August is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 30.2°C (86.4°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a tropical month in Male, Maldives, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 25.1°C (77.2°F). In Male, Maldives, the average high-temperature in September is practically the same as in August - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, is another tropical autumn month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature fluctuating between 25.2°C (77.4°F) and 30°C (86°F). In October, the average high-temperature remains equal as in September - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Male, is also a hot month, with an average temperature ranging between max 30.1°C (86.2°F) and min 25.3°C (77.5°F). In Male, the average high-temperature in November is almost the same as in October - a still hot 30.1°C (86.2°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Male, Maldives, with an average temperature ranging between min 25.1°C (77.2°F) and max 29.9°C (85.8°F). December is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F). The average heat index in December is evaluated at a very hot 38°C (100.4°F). Weather in December »
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Male?

In Male, Maldives, during the entire year, the rain falls for 130.7 days and collects up to 1949mm (76.73") of precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Male?

January and December, with an average sea temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Male, Maldives.

When is the highest UV index in Male?

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Male.

What is the driest month in Male?

The month with the least rainfall in Male, Maldives, is February, when the rain falls for 3.5 days and typically collects 50mm (1.97") of precipitation.

What month has the most sunshine in Male?

The month with the most sunshine is February, with an average of 9.3h of sunshine.

What is the least humid month in Male?

The least humid month is March, with an average relative humidity of 76.9%.

What is the warmest month in Male?

April is the warmest month in Male, with an average high-temperature of 31.5°C (88.7°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.4°C (79.5°F).

What is the month with the warmest sea water in Male?

April is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F).

When are the longest days in Male?

The month with the longest days in Male, Maldives, is June, with an average of 12h and 22min of daylight.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Male?

The months with the least sunshine in Male are June and September, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Male?

The months with the lowest UV index in Male, Maldives, are June, July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

What is the wettest month in Male?

September is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 15.8 days and accumulates 243mm (9.57") of precipitation.

What is the most humid month in Male?

November is the most humid month, with an average relative humidity of 82.2%.

What is the coldest month in Male?

The coldest month in Male is December, with an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 25.1°C (77.2°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Male?

The month with the shortest days in Male, Maldives, is December, with an average of 11h and 53min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Male?

Male does not utilize Daylight Saving Time (DST). +05 timezone is used over the entire year.

Average temperature
Male, Maldives

Average temperature - Male, Maldives

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (31.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.9°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26.4°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are September and December (25.1°C).

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Average humidity
Male, Maldives

Average humidity - Male, Maldives

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (82.2%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (76.9%).

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Average rainfall
Male, Maldives

Average rainfall - Male, Maldives

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (242.8mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (49.7mm).

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Average rainfall days
Male, Maldives

Average rainfall days - Male, Maldives

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (3.5 days).

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Average sea temperature
Male, Maldives

Average sea temperature - Male, Maldives

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and December (28.3°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Male, Maldives

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Male, Maldives

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 22min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 53min).

The month with the most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 9h and 18min).
The months with the least sunshine are June and September (Average sunshine: 6h and 42min).

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Average UV index
Male, Maldives

Average UV index - Male, Maldives

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are June, July and December (UV index 11).

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