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Surfing in Maldives in June
Written by Punith Jain on May 29, 2020 Share on

Maldives in June – A Comprehensive Travel Guide

The Maldives, a tropical paradise on earth is one of the most aspired tourist destinations to go to in Asia. An amalgamation of numerous islands, Maldives is a heaven specifically for the honeymooners craving for some quality time together. Visiting a destination during its off-season also has a flavour of its own and Maldives in June 2024 similarly is one such example. The archipelago of 1,192 coral islands is a hub of pristine crystal clear water making it a really perfect leisurely Maldives vacation.

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Weather in Maldives in June 2024

The Maldives has a warm climate throughout the year, because of its tropical location. The average temperature does not fluctuate much, however rainfall does. Generally, the Monsoon season in Maldives peaks around June, though the weather of Maldives remains relatively unpredictable in the course of the year. One might experience slight showers lasting for 20–30 minutes in a day and the weather mostly stays warm, humid, and windy.

  • Temperature: Temperature in this month varies from 27 to 30 degrees Celsius.
  • Humidity: High humidity throughout the month, with an average of 77%.
  • Sea Temperature: The average sea temperature in June is around 29 degrees Celsius.
  • Rainfall: Rainfall every alternate day and a total of 172 mm precipitation is experienced in June.
  • Sunshine Hours: On average, Maldives experiences 7–8 hours of daily sunshine this month.

Top 5 Things to do in Maldives in June 2024

1. Surfing

Surfing in Maldives
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Surfing is one of the most famous water sports in Maldives because the islands here offers one of the most stunning surfing spots across the globe. Surfing in the Maldives along with the beautiful corals and is an ideal spot from beginners to advanced surfers to enjoy. There are plenty of professional instructors to guide you through the process, if you are an amateur. It has got some of the best-surfing sites along with top-class trainers. So if you are in the Maldives during June, do not miss out on surfing in the mesmerizing weather!

  • Location: Northern atolls (Riptides, Chickens) or Central atolls (Yin Yang, Mahibadhoo)
  • Cost: USD 150/person
  • When? 7.00 am – 4.00 pm

2. Sunset Cruise Excursion

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One of the most exciting experiences in the Maldives is witnessing a spectacular sunset over the Indian Ocean. These sunset cruises offer tourists a chance to experience the uninterrupted views of the sunset on calm ocean waters along with some fishing. Most of the cruises start off around 6-6.30 pm and slowly make their way out into the ocean with unspoiled panoramic views along with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and some canapés.

  • Location: Kaafu Atoll, North Hulhumale
  • Cost: USD 160-200/person
  • When? 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm

3. Visit Underwater Restaurant

Underwater restaurant in Maldives
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It is a very unique experience that you can explore here and have a delicious meal in an underwater restaurant offering 180-degree panoramic views of the beautiful sea life. How cool is that! So, it doesn’t rely on much on the weather, what matters is how you plan out your Maldives honeymoon!

  • Location: Conrad Maldives, Subsix underwater restaurant
  • Cost: USD 300 for lunch and USD 450 for dinner
  • When? 12 pm to 2 pm for lunch, and 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm for dinner

4. Swimming With Manta Rays

Swimming With Manta Rays
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If snorkelling brings you peace, this is the paradise to be. Swimmers can enjoy snorkelling with the giant Manta Rays, massive marine species who aren’t affected by anyone’s presence. A very unique experience where you can swim along with the giants and also explore the beautiful reefs and rich marine life underneath the lush blue Maldivian waters.

  • Location: Addu Atoll, South Ari Atoll, Baa Atoll
  • Cost: USD 200/person for a guided experience
  • When? 10.00 am – 4.00 pm

5. Relax at the beach and float over water in a resort

Relax at a beach in Maldives
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Being a tropical place, Maldivian beaches and waters have a lot more to offer. You can take a stroll along its white sandy beaches or choose from a wide range of activities like Canoeing, Canoe polo, Kayaking, Rafting, Surfing, Kiteboarding, and much more. You can also grab a drink and just relax under the stars and live the present moment!

  • Location: All private island resorts, Male, Maafushi
  • Cost: Free access to beach
  • When? 10.00 am – 6.00 pm

What to pack for Maldives in June 2024

  • Lightweight and breathable clothing
  • Swimwear
  • Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses
  • Comfortable walking shoes or sandals
  • Water bottle
  • Small first-aid kit
  • Cosmetics
  • Camera
  • Cash or a credit card


Q: Is June a good time to visit the Maldives?

Yes, June is considered one of the best times to visit the Maldives though considered off season due to slight showers and monsoon. However, you will find the cheapest resort deals and itineraries for this period.

Q: What is the weather of Maldives like in June?

The weather mostly stays warm, humid, and windy. This is the time when you might experience slight showers and experience its raw beauty.

Q: What are the most popular islands in the Maldives?

Maldives is mostly one island one private resort concept. If you are looking for some local island stays- Male, Maafushi, Hulhumale, Biyadhoo island are few that are most visited.

Q: What types of accommodation facilities are available in the Maldives?

You have a wide variety of hotels in the local islands, luxurious resort stays, Guesthouses for budgeted travellers and Liveaboards(Luxury cruise stays with a personal butler).

Q: What are the mode of transport in the Maldives?

Since these are all individual islands, the most popular mode of transportation is by speedboats. You also have ferries, seaplane, and domestic flight experiences.

Q: What are the most popular water sports in the Maldives?

Maldives has to offer almost all types of water sports and experiences. Ranging from Canoeing, Kayaking, Rafting, Surfing, Kiteboarding, snorkelling to scuba diving, swimming with whales, etc you may find all of these.

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