Maldives travel guide



Maldives is located in Southern Asia part of Asia. It's total area is 300 km² and 2.7% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 521K. 41.1% lives in cities whereas 58.9% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

Divehi is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Maldivian rufiyaa [1 USD = 15.35 MVR].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Maldives, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %13.82294595]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 195 ATM's in Maldives.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2019, 1.7M tourists arrived to Maldives. In 2019, tourism has contributed to Maldives economy with a total of 3.2B $ income (%85.3).

📱 Bandwidth

Mobile internet & wifi is fast with 67.96 Mbps. Broadband is 🐌slow with 9.86 Mbps.

Mobile & Wifi (4.01 / 10)

Broadband (0.44 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is 🔥 28 °C and very hot. Current 3 months (January, February and March) average is 🔥 28 °C and very hot. Current season (winter) is 🔥 28 °C and very hot.
Yearly average28 °C 🔥
3 month average28 °C 🔥
Spring average28 °C 🔥
Summer average28 °C 🔥
Fall average27 °C 🔥
Winter average28 °C 🔥
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

In 2021, gross national income (GNI) was 5B $ and with %36.8 increase GNI per capita was 9.6K $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %0.5.

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