Maui Rain by Month and Area

Updated on:
September 14, 2021

9/20/2021: If a few of these pages look a little wonky, I'm sorry!  I just rebuilt the site and have over 600 pages to go through for final fixes.

West Side Maui Rainfall Inches in Each Month, by City/Town

 Month    Lahaina    Kaanapali    Kahana    Napili    Kapalua   
January      2.6 3.1 4.4 4.6 5.0
February 1.7 2.1 3.2 3.5 3.8
March 1.2 2.0 3.4 4.3 4.8
April 0.6 1.0 2.1 3.0 3.5
May 0.5 0.8 1.7 2.4 3.0
June 0.2 0.4 1.0 1.6 2.0
July 0.2 0.4 1.1 1.7 2.4
August 0.2 0.4 1.1 1.7 2.3
September     0.2 0.4 1.1 1.5 2.0
October 0.6 0.8 1.6 2.2 2.7
November 1.9 2.8 3.6 4.4 4.7
December 2.8 3.0 4.4 4.9 5.3

 

The west side of Maui is drier in Lahaina, but as you move north, you tend to get more rain.  Kapalua is much like Makena in that it has a strip of clouds that bring rain quite often.

 
 

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South Side Maui Rainfall Inches in Each Month, By City/Town

 Month    Maalaea    North Kihei    South Kihei    Wailea    Makena   
January      2.9 2.6 2.8 2.9 2.9
February 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6
March 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.0
April 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6
May 0.4 0.4 0.7 0.7 0.6
June 0.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.9
July 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3
August 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.4
September     0.1 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.8
October 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.9
November 1.7 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.8
December 2.4 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.3

 

South Maui is driest in Kihei and Wailea, and as you move towards Makena, you tend to see more rain.  Both the west and south side are the most popular areas for tourists because the weather is relatively dry compared to the rest of the island.  

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