Weather in Maldives in November

Is November a good time to visit the Maldives?

November is the final month of the wet south-west monsoon season in Maldives, the change in wind direction which brings the drier time of year being imminent. Those wishing to beat peak season for holidaying in the Maldives will enjoy this tropical paradise in November before the rush starts from the chilly northern hemisphere, and enjoy plenty of equatorial sunshine, high temperatures tempered with ocean breezes.


Climate in Maldives in November

Although the Maldives climate is creeping towards the end of the long, liquid monsoon season during November, the threat of rain showers remains present. Average rainfall is slightly less than the preceding couple of months, at around 140mm, and showers should be less frequent. When the sun shines it does so fiercely, and humidity levels remain high along with the temperature, which stays constant at around 30°C on the islands all year round.


What to do in Maldives in November

Those who enjoy soaking up local culture along with the sunshine on their holidays will enjoy being in Maldives on 11th November for the islanders’ Republic Day celebrations. Families indulge in an orgy of food, entertainment, street parades and marches to mark the anniversary of the abolition of the Sultanate in 1968.


What to pack for a holiday in the Maldives in November

A holiday in Maldives is the perfect opportunity to show off your designer swim-wear and beach attire. Swimsuits, shorts, loose cotton tops and sarongs are all you need, along with sunscreen, sunglasses and sandals.