Get the week's weather forecast for Mauritius. Discover the weather for today and the next 12 days for this island.
An island nation in the Indian Ocean located 1,200 miles off the southeast coast of Africa, Mauritius is part of the Mascarene Islands. The population is around 1.3 million, and the capital city is Port Louis. The island was the only home to the now extinct Dodo bird. Mauritius is one of the top luxury tourism destinations with its beautiful beaches, clear warm water sea, and its tropical vegetation. The island also profits from well developed and reliable infrastructures. Mauritius has a tropical climate that is affected by southeast trade winds. The island has a warm, dry winter from May to November and a hot, wet, and humid summer from November to May. Cyclones may also occur during the months of November to April.