Best Time To Visit Port Louis - Time To Go To Port Louis

Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius, located in the tropics of the Southern Hemisphere. Due to its location, the island remains warm throughout the year and can be visited in every season.

  • Summer (December to February) – This is the warmest time of the year with day temperatures rising between 25 to 29 degrees Celsius. The summer season also sees the highest amount of rainfalls with the precipitation levels fluctuating between 117mm to 216mm. January is the hottest and the wettest season with the highest temperature and precipitation levels. The summer season sees about 7 to 9 hours of sunshine every day and this is the best time to visit the beaches and indulge in water activities.
  • Fall (March to May) – Early Fall season is also witness to numerous showers and thunderstorms with March being the wettest month of the year showcasing high precipitation levels of 221mm. There is a little drop in the heat as the day time temperatures fall and remain between 26 to 28 degrees Celsius. Remember to carry your umbrellas and rain gear if you plan to visit the city during early fall season.
  • Winter (June - August) – The winter season is a great time to visit Port Louis. The weather remains chilly during the mornings and pleasant all throughout the day. There is a significant fall in the day time temperatures with the mercury ranging from 23 to 24 degrees Celsius. The winter season is a relatively dry season with precipitation levels between 58 to 66mm. There is a plethora of activities like swimming, snorkelling and scuba diving one can indulge into. The winter months offer a perfect getaway from the heat of the northern hemisphere.
  • Spring (September to November) – The spring months are the driest months of the year with significantly low precipitation levels between 36mm and 46mm each month. The area receives about 10 hours of sunshine a day, leaving a lot of time for outdoor activities. Temperatures both on land and in the sea, are very consistent. The day time temperatures fluctuate between 23 to 26 degrees Celsius and it is a great time to enjoy the various water sports of the island.

The best time to visit Port Louis would be during the winter and the spring season as the temperature remains pleasant, with low precipitation levels that allow you to explore the city and take part in sightseeing tours of water activities without any hindrance.

Climate in Port Louis

Know weather for your travel dates:

24-Oct-2018
Today 24 Oct

80

71

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:5.18 m/s

Humidity:61%

Precipitation:0%

  • Thu 25 Oct
    80 | 72

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Fri 26 Oct
    81 | 71

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Sat 27 Oct
    79 | 73

    Light rain overnight.

  • Sun 28 Oct
    81 | 74

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Mon 29 Oct
    81 | 75

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Tue 30 Oct
    82 | 74

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Port Louis

Average Temperature in Port Louis by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Feb

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Mar

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Apr

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

May

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Jun

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jul

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Aug

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Sep

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Oct

Average temperature: 73℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Nov

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Dec

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Highest temperature in Port Louis is recorded as 89.6℉ in March and April.

Lowest temperature in Port Louis is recorded as 59℉ in September.

Average Humidity in Port Louis by Month (in %)

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  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Feb

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Mar

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Apr

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

May

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Jun

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jul

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Aug

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Sep

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Oct

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Nov

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Dec

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Most humid month in Port Louis is April.

Least humid month in Port Louis is September.

Best time to visit Port Louis Attractions in October

  • Best time to visit Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis
    • Monday - Saturday : 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    • Sunday : 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Blue Penny Museum in Port Louis
    • Sunday : Closed
    • Monday - Saturday : 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Fort Adelaide in Port Louis
    • Everyday : 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Central Market in Port Louis
    • Everyday : 06:00 AM to 04:00 PM