April is a good time to visit the Maldives but only if you like very hot and sunny weather.
April marks the onset of the wet monsoon season in the Maldives, with an increase in rain and strong winds during the course of the month.
Temperatures remain high but with growing rainfalls that may continue for a few days.
If you do plan to visit the Maldives in April, it’s probably best to arrive at the beginning of the month, so as to avoid the wet weather that generally occurs towards the latter half of the month.
|Ave Temp (°C)||28°C (82°F)|
|Ave High Temp (°C)||31°C (88°F)|
|Ave Low Temp (°C)||26°C (79°F)|
|Sunshine (Hrs daily)||8 hours per day|
|Daylight (Hrs daily)||13||13 hours per day|
|Comfort Level||High heat & 78% humidity|
|Days with some Rain||9 days|
|Ave Rainfall (mm)||132mm|
|Sea Temp (°C)||29°C (84°F)|
The best time to visit the Maldives is from January to March when it’s mainly sunny and dry with daytime temperatures around 28°C (82°F).
The Maldives has a hot tropical climate with cooling daytime sea breezes. Daytime temperatures average 30°C (86°F) year-round with a low of 25°C (77°F).
|› January||› February||› March||› April|
|› May||› June||› July||› August|
|› September||› October||› November||› December|
Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), with additional historical climate data sourced from the Maldives Meteorological Service.
Latest update: Maldives weather in April: 4 March, 2020
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