The 5th National Minicoy Fest 2016 is scheduled to be celebrate on 27th & 28th December, 2016
  The climate of Minicoy is similar to the climatic conditions of Kerala. March to May is the hottest period of the year. The temperature ranges from 25 to 35 degree Celsius and humidity ranging from 70 -76 per cent for most of the year. The average rainfall received is 1600 mm a year.   Monsoon prevails here from 15th May to 15th September. The monsoon period raises temperature to the mercury level between 27- 30 degrees. During the monsoon time, boats are not allowed outside the lagoon because of the violent sea. The presence of the reef maintains calm at the lagoon.