Best time to visit, weather and climate Madagascar

Best time to visit Madagascar

The best time to visit Madagascar is from march until may and august until december, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Madagascar is 25°C in october and the lowest is 18°C in july.

The average climate figure for Madagascar is an 7,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Madagascar has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Madagascar or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Madagascar per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
175
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165
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123
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17
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4
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4
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3
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3
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30
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92
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140
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Climate Madagascar

Madagascar has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Madagascar is 22° degrees and there is about 760 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 5.


Climate Madagascar

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 24°C 24°C 24°C 22°C 21°C 19°C 18°C 20°C 22°C 25°C 25°C 25°C
Night 16°C 16°C 16°C 14°C 12°C 10°C 9°C 10°C 11°C 14°C 16°C 16°C
Precip 175
mm
165
mm
123
mm
17
mm
4
mm
5
mm
4
mm
3
mm
3
mm
30
mm
92
mm
140
mm
Rain
days
25 24 23 12 5 4 3 3 4 12 19 24
Dry
days
6 4 8 18 26 26 28 28 26 19 11 7
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 8 7 7 7 7 9 9 11 11
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2
UV-index 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 5 5 5 5
 


Climate Madagascar january

On average, it is maximum 24° in january in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In january there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 175 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar february

On average, it is maximum 24° in february in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In february there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 165 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar march

On average, it is maximum 24° in march in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In march there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 123 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar april

On average, it is maximum 22° in april in Madagascar and at least around 14° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar may

On average, it is maximum 21° in may in Madagascar and at least around 12° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar june

On average, it is maximum 19° in june in Madagascar and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar july

On average, it is maximum 18° in july in Madagascar and at least around 9° degrees. In july there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar august

On average, it is maximum 20° in august in Madagascar and at least around 10° degrees. In august there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar september

On average, it is maximum 22° in september in Madagascar and at least around 11° degrees. In september there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar october

On average, it is maximum 25° in october in Madagascar and at least around 14° degrees. In october there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar november

On average, it is maximum 25° in november in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 92 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Madagascar.

Climate Madagascar december

On average, it is maximum 25° in december in Madagascar and at least around 16° degrees. In december there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 140 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Madagascar.

14 day weather forecast Madagascar

The weather for Antananarivo in Madagascar will be 25° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Madagascar is based on the weather in Antananarivo.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
We
23 Sep
Licht bewolkt 24°C 10°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 11
Th
24 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 25°C 11°C 0.1 mm 20% 4m/s 10
Fr
25 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 25°C 11°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 11
Sa
26 Sep
Licht bewolkt 31°C 9°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 11
Su
27 Sep
Licht bewolkt 33°C 11°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 11
Mo
28 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 29°C 12°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6
Tu
29 Sep
Wisselend bewolkt 31°C 10°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 11

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
We
30 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 29°C 15°C 0.3 mm 10% 2m/s 8
Th
1 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 27°C 12°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 8
Fr
2 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 34°C 14°C 0.9 mm 25% 2m/s 10
Sa
3 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 27°C 17°C 3.8 mm 55% 3m/s 5
Su
4 Oct
Lichte regen 24°C 15°C 8.8 mm 75% 1m/s 4
Mo
5 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 27°C 11°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 7
Tu
6 Oct
Helder 25°C 13°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7

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Vacation Madagascar

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Flight tickets to Madagascar

Madagascar has 2 airports which you can fly to:

  • Ambalabe Airport
    Antsohihy
  • Ivato Airport
    Antananarivo

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About Madagascar

Madagascar is in the continental part Africa and the capital is Antananarivo. The total surface is 587.040 km² with 4.828 km of coastline and the population consists of 25.571.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 6x smaller than India. If you want to call Madagascar you have to use +261 or 00261 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +2615012457809 or 002615012457809.

Madagascar is in a straight line at 6.193 km distance from New Delhi. From Indira Gandhi the flight time is about 8 hours35.

Currency Madagascar

In Madagascar the Malagasy ariary is used to pay.

Exchange rate Malagasy ariary (MGA) 23 september 2020

1 Malagasy ariary = 0,02 Indian rupee
100 Malagasy ariary = 1,88 Indian rupee

1 Indian rupee = 53,21 Malagasy ariary
100 Indian rupee = 5.321,50 Malagasy ariary

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Time difference Madagascar

In Madagascar it is now 14:14 o’clock in the afternoon on wednesday 23 september 2020. That is 2,5 hour earlier than in India. The time zone of Madagascar is Indian/Antananarivo and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Vaccinations Madagascar

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Cholera

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Madagascar.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)