The best times to visit Mayotte for ideal weather are
May 21st to October 7th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
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Weather in Mayotte
Average temperatures in Mayotte vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 17th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Mayotte, the hottest months are April, March, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early April where highs are regularly around 88.6°F (31.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78°F (25.6°C) at night.
Mayotte Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Mayotte Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Mayotte Perceived Temperature (F)
Mayotte Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Mayotte Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mayotte are August, July, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late June. For example, on the week of June 25th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid February with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of February 12th.
When can you find snow in Mayotte? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Mayotte.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Mayotte (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Mayotte has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is June (64.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (74%).
Wind in Mayotte is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by June and January. July’s average wind speed of around 10.2 knots (11.8 MPH or 19 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 15.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Mayotte.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||8.6||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Feb||7.7||Gentle breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.8||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Apr||6.6||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|May||8.4||Gentle breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|Jun||10.1||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Jul||10.2||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|Aug||8.4||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.4||Light breeze||10.7||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.2||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||6.6||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.8||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Mayotte?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Mayotte; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Mayotte is May, followed by November and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Mayotte in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Mayotte Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.5°F (31.4°C) and 85.3°F (29.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Mayotte, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Mayotte to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.6°F (31.4°C) and 87.4°F (30.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.
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