What’s the weather like in Maldives in September?
In September, Maldives experiences the transition from the wet season to the dry season. The weather is typically warm and humid, with a mix of sunny days and occasional rain showers. The sea temperature remains warm and inviting, perfect for swimming and snorkeling.
Average daily temperatures
In September, the average daily temperature in Maldives ranges from 25°C (77°F) to 30°C (86°F). Evenings and nights tend to be slightly cooler, with temperatures dropping to around 23°C (73°F). It is advisable to pack lightweight and breathable summer clothing to stay comfortable in the tropical heat.
Sunshine and rainfall
September marks the transition towards drier weather in Maldives. Although occasional rain showers can be expected, on average, the month receives lower rainfall compared to the wet season. Visitors can still enjoy plenty of sunshine, with an average of 7 hours of daily sunshine. It is recommended to carry a light rain jacket or umbrella for any unexpected rain showers.