The Maldives enjoy warm tropical temperatures year round, and a great deal of sunshine.
Local weather is affected by monsoons, with May to September being the wet season; seas can be rough and winds brisk. Severe weather conditions are rare, however, Indian Ocean cyclones do reach the islands on occasion.
The Maldives temperature range runs from 70º to 90º F (22º to 33º C) and is consistent throughout most of the year.
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|Land Area||298 km2|
|Total Area||298km2 (#186)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$5.41 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$15,300|