Mauritius officially the Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometers ( 1,200 mi ) off the southeast coast of the African continent. The country includes the island of Mauritius. The country includes the island of Mauritius, Rodriguez ( 560 kilometers ( 350 mi east ), the islands of Agalega, and the archipelago of Saint Brandon. The islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues, and Reunion 170 km ( 110 mi ) southwest, form part of the Mascaren Islands. The area of the country is 2,040 km2. The capital and largest city is Port Louis.
Grand Baie, Chamarel Coloured Earth, Casela Nature Park, Grand Bassin, Downtown Port Louis, Le Morne,Rodrigues, Ile Aux Cerfs, Rochester Falls, Champ De Mars, Race Course, La Cuvette Beach, Blue Bay Marine Park, Blue Penny Museum, Pamplemousses Botanical Garden.
The local climate is tropical, modified by southeast trade winds; there is a warm, dry winter from May to November and a hot, wet, and humid summer from November to May. Anti – cyclones affect the country during May to September. Cyclones affect the country during November – April.
Mauritius has tropical climate and can be visited throughout the year. However, depending on what you want to do, here’s a monthly break up of Mauritius’s climatic conditions so that you can plan when to go.
May to December : The month of May marks the beginning of winter in Mauritius. These months are considered as the best time to visit Mauritius as the weather is mild and pleasant. During winters the maximum temperature on the island is 24 degrees Celsius and the minimum temperature drops down to 18 degrees Celsius.
January to April : January marks the onset of summers in Mauritius and the crowd begins to reduce. The maximum temperature during summer goes up to 33 degrees Celsius and the minimum stays at 25 degrees Celsius.