January:

Sunshine as usual!

Temperature: 30°C

Wind: Kasi kasi, north east trade wind. Calm mornings wind picks up in late afternoon and night.

Activities: Fishing – Marlin run as well as regular fishing to be enjoyed. Seas are a little rough. Wind sports -Perfect winds averaging 15-35 knots. Link to activities.

Rain: None.

February:

Sunshine as usual.

Temperature: 31-34°C

Wind: Kasi kasi, can blow through February but generally settles  by the middle.

Activities: Fishing – same as January. Wind sports to be enjoyed. Water is clean, great for snorkelling/diving.

 

March:

Sunshine with less wind.

Temperature: 32°C

Rain: None.

Wind: Matali – a gentle easterly breeze.

Activities: Fishing – good as before. Little to no wind sports.  Diving and snorkelling fantastic.

April:

Sunshine. Hot build up toward monsoon change at the end of the month.

Temperature: 33°C

Rain: light showers end of April.

Wind: Matali gentle easterly breeze.

Activities: fishing – good as before. Little to no wind sports.  Diving and snorkelling fantastic.

May:

Monsoon generally change, sunny days with afternoon showers. Island lush with greenery.

Temperature: 28°C

Rain: heavy irregular showers.

Wind: Kusi, south easterly wind. 12-18 knots.

Activities: Creek fishing good. Wind sports good. Water visibility drops. Highest tide of the year – 4m, turtles nesting.

June:

Rain showers on and off. Island lush and green all plants and trees flowering.

Temperature: 27°C

Rain: Daily showers.

Wind: Kusi, south easterly wind. Strong.

Activities: Creek fishing good. Rough Seas. Turtles hatching.

July:

Mid Monsoon. Squalls and rough seas, Sunshine in between. The creek is still protected.

Temperature: 26°C

Rain: Occasional rain storms.

Wind: Kusi, south easterly wind.

Activities: Creek fishing good. Rough Seas. Poor visibility. Turtles hatching.

August:

Sunshine, cool days, windy nights.

Temperature: 26°C

Rain: Occasional showers.

Wind: Kusi, south easterly wind.

Activities: Good for wind sports. Poor visibility. Rough sea but good fishing. Turtles hatching.

September:

Sunshine, cool days, windy nights.

Temperature: 27°C

Rain: Occasional one minute showers.

Wind: Kusi, south easterly wind.

Activities: Good for wind sports. Sea visibility better snorkelling good. Rough sea but good fishing. Whale sighting.

October:

Sunshine days and calm winds

Temperature: 27°C

Rain: None.

Wind: Kusi, gentle  south easterly wind.

Activities: Good for wind sports. Good visibility. snorkelling good. Beginning of the Sailfish run. Great fishing.

November:

Sunshine, warm days, light breeze.

Temperature: 29°C.

Rain: None

Wind: Mathilahi, gentle easterly offshore breeze.

Activities: Great visibility for diving and snorkelling Sailfish run fantastic fishing. Whale sightings and Turtle hatchings.

December:

Sunshine, warm days, light breeze, winds change middle of the month.

Temperature: 30°C

Rain: None.

Wind: Mathilahi, easterly offshore breeze. Kasi Kasi – north easterly wind starts middle to late December.

Activities: Great visibility for diving and snorkelling Sailfish run fantastic fishing. Whale sightings. Good for wind sports.