Mauritius weather in January

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in January in Mauritius. Is this month a good time to go to Mauritius? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Mauritius in January?

The weather conditions in Mauritius in January vary from unpleasant to pleasant depending on the destination.

During January in Mauritius, the average maximum temperature varies from high in Flic-en-Flac with 26°C (79°F) to very high in Port Louis with 32°C (89°F).

Precipitation in January varies from high in Port Louis with an average of 135mm (5.3inch) of rainfall to heavy in Bel Ombre with 220mm (8.7inch).

Where to go in Mauritius in January

Find the average weather conditions in January for the most popular destinations in Mauritius on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Mauritius

What is the weather like in January for the 5 most popular destinations in Mauritius?

Average weather in Flic-en-Flac

In January Flic-en-Flac generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Flic-en-Flac
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
26°C / 79°F 
22°C / 72°F 
155mm / 6.1inch 
26°C / 79°F 
23°C / 73°F 
207mm / 8.1inch 
27°C / 81°F 
23°C / 73°F 
254mm / 10inch 
Climate in Flic-en-Flac

Average weather in Grand Baie

In January Grand Baie generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Grand Baie
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
26°C / 79°F 
22°C / 71°F 
148mm / 5.8inch 
26°C / 79°F 
23°C / 73°F 
202mm / 8inch 
27°C / 81°F 
23°C / 73°F 
269mm / 11inch 
poor 
Climate in Grand Baie

Average weather in Port Mathurin

In January Port Mathurin generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (85°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Port Mathurin
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
29°C / 84°F 
23°C / 73°F 
287 hours 
71mm / 2.8inch 
8 days 
29°C / 85°F 
24°C / 75°F 
277 hours 
151mm / 5.9inch 
12 days 
29°C / 85°F 
24°C / 75°F 
241 hours 
185mm / 7.3inch 
13 days 
Climate in Port Mathurin

Average weather in Bel Ombre

In January Bel Ombre generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Bel Ombre
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
28°C / 82°F 
24°C / 75°F 
160mm / 6.3inch 
29°C / 84°F 
24°C / 75°F 
220mm / 8.7inch 
30°C / 86°F 
25°C / 77°F 
248mm / 9.8inch 
poor 
Climate in Bel Ombre

Average weather in Port Louis

In January Port Louis generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Port Louis
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
283 hours 
90mm / 3.5inch 
6 days 
32°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
250 hours 
135mm / 5.3inch 
9 days 
31°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
224 hours 
162mm / 6.4inch 
10 days 
Climate in Port Louis

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Is January the best time to go to Mauritius?

In our opinion January is not the best time to visit Mauritius with commonly unpleasant weather in Flic-en-Flac.

On average the best time to visit Mauritius is in June, July, August, September, October and November with generally perfect weather in Flic-en-Flac. The worst months are January, February and March that can have unpleasant weather conditions.

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