Accommodation prices slightly lower than high season.
The sea breeze provides plenty of natural air-con.
(Apr, May, Oct & Nov)
Fewer visitors but temperatures still high.
Easter can be very busy.
Normally calm and windless periods, great for swimming and boat excursions.
Best months for diving visibility.
(Dec–Mar & Jul–Aug)
In July and August, southeast trades usher in cooler, drier weather but winds whip up the waves.
Spikes in European school holidays push prices up in July and August.
Extremely humid between December and February.
Cyclone activity elsewhere in the Indian Ocean may produce heavy cloud cover between December and March.