The best times to visit Vakkaru for ideal weather are
November 5th to March 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Vakkaru Travel Guide
Other Vakkaru Travel Info
Weather in Vakkaru
Average temperatures in Vakkaru vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd 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 Vakkaru, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May where highs are regularly around 104.6°F (40.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.9°F (25.5°C) at night.
Vakkaru Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Vakkaru 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.
Vakkaru Perceived Temperature (F)
Vakkaru Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Vakkaru 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 Vakkaru are January, December, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late July with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.
When can you find snow in Vakkaru? 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 Vakkaru.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Vakkaru (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
Vakkaru has some extremely humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is April (16.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (83.2%).
Wind in Vakkaru is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by May and July. June’s average wind speed of around 10.7 knots (12.3 MPH or 19.9 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 June where average top sustained speeds reach 16.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Vakkaru.
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||5.3||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||5.9||Light breeze||10.4||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.6||Light breeze||11.2||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||7.5||Gentle breeze||12.1||Significant breeze|
|May||10.4||Gentle breeze||15.3||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||10.7||Gentle breeze||15.7||Significant breeze|
|Jul||10.2||Gentle breeze||15||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||7.9||Gentle breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Sep||6.4||Light breeze||10.8||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.6||Light breeze||9.2||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.4||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||4.8||Light breeze||8.6||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Vakkaru?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the Maldives; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 25, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Vakkaru, the Maldives is May, followed by June 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 Vakkaru in February. 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 Vakkaru Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 104.6°F (40.3°C) and 88.1°F (31.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Vakkaru, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 91.8°F (33.2°C) and 83°F (28.3°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.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Vakkaru to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.1°F (31.2°C) and 75.5°F (24.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.