March is an excellent time to visit the Maldives.
Coming towards the end of the dry season (December to April), the weather remains hot and dry in March – perfect for catching some rays on the beach and trying out the many water sports on offer.
Sea breezes keep the heat pleasant, and there is minimal rainfall.
|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)||9 hours per day|
|Daylight (Hrs daily)||12||12 hours per day|
|Comfort Level||High heat & 77% humidity|
|Days with some Rain||6 days|
|Ave Rainfall (mm)||73mm|
|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 March: 4 March, 2020
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