Mauritius
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Mauritius

The best time to visit 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 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 Mauritius weather 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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Mauritius weather

The Mauritius weather for will be 23° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers. The water temperature is 27°C.

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

Mauritius 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Sunday
22 may
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25°C
19°C
0.3 mm
10%
6 Bft
ESE
27°C
1
Monday
23 may
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25°C
19°C
0.6 mm
15%
5 Bft
ESE
27°C
5
Tuesday
24 may
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25°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
6 Bft
ESE
27°C
6
Wednesday
25 may
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26°C
20°C
0.2 mm
20%
3 Bft
E
27°C
6
Thursday
26 may
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27°C
20°C
0.3 mm
10%
2 Bft
ESE
27°C
6


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.

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

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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 May 2022

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

What is the area code of Mauritius?

The area code to call Mauritius is +230.