maldives surfing season

Maldives surfing big waves fun

Ended! Big waves are fun, in the Maldives, surfing is one of the enjoyable activities. The best season to surf in the Maldives is in between March to October. In this period, waves gets higher. March to April the waves are not that good to surf, in this month the North-East monsoon is about to end and the rainy season is about to begin. South-West monsoon (wet season) from May to October, during this period the waves getting higher and higher up to 7ft in the middle of this period, and the perfect site to surf is in the Northern Atolls and Central atolls.

Best surf Resorts

Maldives has 1,190 island and hundreds of these are private Resorts, here are some list of best Resorts where surfing is available. have fun with the big waves.
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maldives resort surf

maldives resort surf

Kandooma Surf Resort – MALDIVES
Hudhuranfushi Surf Resort
Naladhu Private Island Maldives
Four Seasons Kuda Huraa
Season Paradise
North & South Male

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives
Northern atolls

Niyama Private Islands
Six Senses Laamu
Medhufushi Island Resort
Central atolls

Equator Village
Southern Atolls

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Maldives surfing guide

Best guide for you to find a good spot for surfing is shown in the map, here you can see the map of Maldives that I divided into three. Wet season (Southwest Monsoon) in the Maldives is from April to December, the best spot for surfing are in the Central atolls and Northern atolls. During the dry season (Northeast Monsoon) which starts on December to March where the waves not that high, the best area for surfing in this period is in the Southern Atolls.

In the Northern Atolls here are the best site:

Chickens (Villingilimathi Huraa)
Cokes (near in Thulusdhoo Island)
Honky’s (Thaburudhoo Island)
Jailbreaks (Himafushi Island)
Lohi’s (island resort Lohifushi)
Natives/Foxys
Ninjas/Piddlies
Pasta Point
Riptides
Sultans
Guru’s
Kate’s

Central Atolls best site

Muli
Mulhaku Rights/Lefts
Veyvah
Adonis
Finnimas
Malik’s
Mikado
Bedhuge
Isdhoo
Mada’s
Mahibadhoo
Tsunami’s (Laamu atoll)
Yin Yang (Laamu atoll)

Southern Atolls best site:

Antiques
Beacons
Voodoos or Blue Bowls
Castaways
Five Islands/Gani Point
Love Charms
Tiger Stripes or Rockets
Two Ways/Twin Peaks
Gaukendi Bridge
Shangri-la


maldives map northern atoll
maldives map central atoll
maldives map southern atoll

Maldives Surfing Season





There are two seasons in the Maldives the Dry season (Northeast Monsoon) from December to March and wet season (Southwest Monsoon) April to November. The best period to surf in the Maldives is in the month of May to October (South-West monsoon). A temperature in the Maldives throughout the year is almost same. In daily temperature record is in the range 31° Celsius in the morning time and 23° Celsius at the evening time.
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Maldives surf video


Credit to the owner of the video.

Have fun and enjoy the big waves in the Maldives. If in doubt, just paddle out.

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