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    Seychelles climate


    Seychelles climate

    Overview: Seychelles

    Seychelles is a group of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean, renowned for its breathtaking beaches, turquoise waters, and stunning coral reefs. Stay in one of the luxury resorts and enjoy world-class cuisine and warm and welcoming locals. The largest island of Mahé is home to the capital city of Victoria, as well as some of the Seychelles' most popular beaches, including Beau Vallon and Anse Intendance.

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    Climate overview and FAQs

    Climate overview

    Seychelles in general has a tropical climate. The day temperatures range from 27 °C (81 °F) in July to 31 °C (87 °F) in April. The driest month is August with just 10 days of rain, on the contrary, the month when it rains the most is December with 17 days of rain. Sea temperatures are in the following range: 26 °C (79 °F) in August to 30 °C (85 °F) in April. The highest night temperatures could be experienced in May with 25 °C (76 °F), the lowest in July with 23 °C (73 °F).

    When is the best time to go to Seychelles?

    The best time to visit Seychelles is between February and November. In this period day temperatures range from 27 °C (81 °F) to 31 °C (87 °F), night temperatures from 23 °C (73 °F) to 25 °C (76 °F) and you can expect on average 11 days of rain per month and 7 of sunshine on average per day. The sea temperature at this time of the year is around 26 °C (79 °F) - 30 °C (85 °F).

    Is Seychelles a year-round destination?

    Yes, Seychelles is a year-round destination, the temperatures don't fall below 27 °C (81 °F) and the sea temperature below 26 °C (79 °F).

    What sea temperatures can I expect in Seychelles?

    Seychelles has sea temperatures in the range of 26 °C (79 °F) - 30 °C (85 °F) throughout the year.

    What month has the lowest rainfall in Seychelles?

    It rains the least in Seychelles in the months of June - September, when it rains on average 11 days per month and 133 mm (5.24 in) of precipitation falls, which is still a number that prevents calling this a wet season.

    When is the wet season in Seychelles?

    There is a wet season in Seychelles between the months of December - January. During this period it rains on average 16 days per month and approximately 340 mm (13.40 in) of rain falls per month.

    What temperatures can I expect in Seychelles?

    In Seychelles, temperatures between 27 °C (81 °F) and 31 °C (87 °F) can be expected during the year.

    What are the night temperatures in Seychelles?

    In Seychelles, night temperatures between 23 °C (73 °F) and 25 °C (76 °F) can be expected during the year.

    What is the humidity in Seychelles?

    Generally, Seychelles belongs to destinations with higher humidity. It is in the range of 78 % - 82 %.

    Is it windy in Seychelles?

    Yes, Seychelles is an above-average wind location with a wind index of 4 - 7. The months with the strongest wind are June - July, weakest wind months are February - April.

    Which month is the sunniest in Seychelles?

    The period, which is the sunniest in Seychelles, is in the months of March - July, when there is an average of 7 sun hours per day.

    What is the least cloudy season in Seychelles?

    The least cloudy months in Seychelles are April - July, when the cloud cover is on average only 36 %.

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