Mauritius island. is an island nation in the southwest of the Indian Ocean, approximately 900 kilometers east of Madagascar. Seychelles are in the north and the French overseas department of La Réunion is in the west. Mauritius is located in the Indian Ocean.
1512: The Portuguese seafarer Pedro de Mascarenas discovers Mauritius and Reunion. After him, the two islands are also called the “Maskarenes”. 1598: The Dutch take over the island and name it after their governor, Prince Moritz (Maurice) of Nassau.
In the rainy season from January to March, the weather shows its hot, humid and oppressive side. The humidity is high and it rains 8 to 10 days a month. In the warmest month of February, the average temperature is 25 degrees.
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