Mauritius weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Mauritius

The best time to visit in Mauritius is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Mauritius is 29°C in February and the lowest is 24°C in July.

Mauritius has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Mauritius or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Mauritius by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 29 28 28 26 25 24 24 24 25 26 28
Precipitation (mm) 86 90 62 28 19 13 13 16 7 12 25 37
Climate data from city: Port Louis

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14 day weather forecast Mauritius

The weather for in Mauritius will be 24° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Mauritius is based on the weather conditions in the city of Port Louis.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
17°
23° 0.4 mm 15% 5 m/s 10
Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
17°
23° 0.9 mm 25% 5 m/s 7
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
19°
23° 0.5 mm 15% 6 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
19°
23° 0.8 mm 20% 6 m/s 9
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
19°
23° 0.8 mm 20% 7 m/s 7
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
19°
23° 0.5 mm 15% 5 m/s 8
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
23° 0.3 mm 10% 5 m/s 9

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
23° 0.6 mm 15% 5 m/s 9
Thursday 30 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
18°
23° 0.5 mm 15% 5 m/s 9
Friday 1 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
19°
23° 0.2 mm 20% 6 m/s 5
Saturday 2 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
19°
23° 0.4 mm 15% 5 m/s 7
Sunday 3 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
23° 0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 8
Monday 4 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
19°
23° 0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 7
Tuesday 5 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
19°
23° 0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 7

Climate Mauritius

Mauritius has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Mauritius is 26° degrees and there is about 408 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 141 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Mauritius

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 29 28 28 26 25 24 24 24 25 26 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 25 24 23 22 22 22 23 24 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 86 90 62 28 19 13 13 16 7 12 25 37
Days with rain 18 19 20 15 11 11 13 12 8 8 8 12
Dry days 13 9 11 15 20 19 18 19 22 23 22 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 10 9 8 7 7 7 6 7 9 11 10 11
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3
UV-index 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7
Climate data from city: Port Louis

Mauritius weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Mauritius? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Mauritius?

Mauritius lies in a straight line about 14,931 km from United States (New York → Port Louis).

How long is the flight to Mauritius?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Mauritius is approximately 23 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Mauritius?

These are the largest airports in Mauritius:

  • Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport – Port Louis
  • Sir Charles Gaetan Duval Airport – Port Mathurin

How many inhabitants are there in Mauritius?

Mauritius has approximately 1,264,887 inhabitants.

How big is Mauritius?

The area of Mauritius is around 1,860 km². It is 131x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Mauritius?

The capital of Mauritius is Port Louis.

What is the currency of Mauritius?

In Mauritius the Mauritian rupee (MUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Mauritian rupee = 39.75 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.025 Mauritian rupee
  • 10 Mauritian rupee = 397.47 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.25 Mauritian rupee
  • 100 Mauritian rupee = 3,974.75 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 2.52 Mauritian rupee

What is the area code of Mauritius?

The area code to call Mauritius is +230.