The climate in Mayotte

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climate diagrams on this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station of Mayotte at an altitude of 7m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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Climate zone: tropics

High humidity and hot temperatures make the weather in Mayotte pleasant at times but also tropical humid. It is warm or hot yearlong. Due to less rain, the best time for traveling is from May to October. Most precipitation falls from December to March.
Duration of daylight and sunshine in Mayotte
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Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Mayotte
Absolute humidity in g/m³Absolute humidity in Mayotte

Long-term development of temperatures from 1997 - 2022

In contrast to single record values, long-term development cannot simply be brought about by all weather stations in the country. Both the number and the locations are constantly changing. An average value would give a distorted result. If several measuring stations in particularly cold mountain or coastal regions are added in one year, the average would decrease as a result of this alone. If a station fails during the summer or winter months, it does not provide any values and distorts the average again. The subsequent long-term development was therefore reduced to only 1 measuring points in order to have comparable data over as long a period as possible.

In the years 1997 to 2022, there were only these 1 weather stations in the whole country, which reported continuous temperature values (Pamandzi). From these weather reports, we have created a long-term development that shows the monthly average temperatures. The hottest month in this entire period was March 2016 at 29.1 °C. August 1999 was the coldest month with an average temperature of 24.1 °C.

The average annual temperature was about 26.6 °C in the years after 1997 and about 27.3 °C in the last years before 2022. It has therefore increased only slightly by about 0.7 °C over the past 26 years. This trend only applies to the selected 1 weather stations in Mayotte. A considerably more comprehensive evaluation of global warming has been provided separately.

Long-term development of temperatures in Mayotte

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