Is finding the perfect spot for your honeymoon proving a little difficult? With so many breath-taking choices throughout the world, Social & Personal Weddings break down the most picturesque locations in to the months in which you can expect the best weather. 

Four Seasons Resort, Maldives

When whittling down your options for your dream trip, the best place to start is by discussing what sort of trip you are both after, whether that be a relaxing sun break, luxury spa, sightseeing or adventure. Listed below are the high seasons for each destination, if you are booking through a travel agent then they will be able to discuss all of this with you also or if you are booking yourself the list can give you a good idea of the weather seasons. Remember that the months listed provide the high season so the months before and after are often nice also but not as predictable. Some destinations such as Hawaii and the Caribbean also boast a pleasant climate year round but is most popular in the winter months as visitors travel there to escape the cold weather at home. 

January & February

Chabil Mar Villas, Belize

The perfect time for skiing, these months provide ideal conditions for a cosy snow adventure. If you are after warmer climates then tropical regions are the most advisable as they enjoy their warmest and driest months. 

Places to visit: Argentina, Australia, Austria (ski), Bahamas, Bali, Belize, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada (ski), Caribbean, Central & South Africa, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, France (ski), Italy (ski), Maldives, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Oman, Panama, Sri Lanka, Switzerland (ski) Thailand, Vietnam, USA (ski) 

March

Chedi Muscat, Oman

As temperatures start to pick up this is a good time for sightseeing in some of Europe’s beautiful cities, weather here is slightly temperamental at this time of year but you will get some beautiful days. Tropical destinations and the southern hemisphere are your best bet for sunny skies. 

Places to visit: Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Belize, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada (ski), Caribbean, Central & South Africa, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, France (ski), French Polynesia, Galapagos Islands, Hawaii, Italy (ski), Maldives, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Oman, Panama, Switzerland (ski), USA (ski), Vietnam 

April

Myanmar

Europe enjoys some beautiful weather in April with warm days and cool evenings. North Africa offers the perfect spot for a beach holiday. Tropical areas will be entering into Monsoon season so be wary of booking anything at this time of year, temperatures will be warm but the days are subject to heavy downpours. 

Places to visit: Argentina, Bahamas, Belize, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, Caribbean, Central & South Africa, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, French Polynesia, Goa, Hawaii, Italy, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Seychelles, Spain, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Vietnam, USA 

May

Galapagos Islands

Europe is entering the best months for a warm beach break without temperatures being uncomfortable. If you fancy heading further afield the northern hemisphere is your best bet. The southern hemisphere is still beautiful in their autumn months but be prepared for the occasional shower. 

Places to visit: Antigua, Balearic Islands, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, Caribbean, Central & South Africa, Croatia, Czech Republic, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Greece, Hawaii, Indonesia, Italy, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Seychelles, Spain, Thailand, Vietnam, USA

June 

Sri Lanka

This is the perfect time if you fancy a break closer to home, Ireland and the UK have the most beautiful country escapes and although somewhat unpredictable, June can produce some amazing spells of weather in these countries. Monsoon season has begun in the Caribbean and you can expect rain in Central America also. Weather in the Middle East is exceptionally hot and clammy with the Mediterranean resorts your best bet for this time of year. 

Places to visit: Aruba, Barbados, Balearic Islands, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Central & South Africa, Croatia, Czech Republic, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Greece, Hawaii, Ibiza, Ireland, Italy, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Montenegro, New England (USA), Seychelles, Spain, Sri Lanka (east coast), St. Lucia, Thailand, Tobago, The Azores, UK, USA

July & August

Greece

The busiest times for breaks with schools off for the summer, prices can often soar during these months and so it is best to book early. The northern hemisphere boasts the most beautiful sunny weather during these months with temperatures climbing. These months are the ideal time for a safari in South Africa with North Africa avoided due to sweltering heats. The Caribbean and Central America are also best dodged at this time of year as they are in the throes of hurricane and rain season. 

Places to visit: Aruba, Argentina, Austria, Bali, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Cape Verde, Central & South Africa, Czech Republic, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Kenya, Madagascar, Malaysia, Peru, Seychelles, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Tobago, UK, USA, Venezuela 

September

Dubrovnik, Croatia

Places to visit: With children back in school, destinations are somewhat quieter with European cities providing the ideal destinations for a romantic break away. The southern hemisphere is entering into the early stages of spring with nice but cooler weather. 

Aruba, Australia, Bermuda, Brazil, California, Canada, Central & South Africa, Czech Republic, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Seychelles, Spain, Thailand (Gulf Coast), Turkey, UK, USA 

October

Te Tiare Beach Resort, French Polynesia

Places to visit: This can be a funny month in the Northern Hemisphere with the weather varying greatly; that said the crisp, beautiful Autumnal weather produces the most magnificent scenery with stunning, bright days. South of the equator the sunny weather is starting to reappear with the rain retreating. 

Australia, Bali, Belize, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Central & South Africa, Egypt, Fiji, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Italy, Laos, Madagascar, Maldives, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Seychelles, Spain, USA, Vietnam

November 

South Africa

Places to visit: South-East Asia is at its best at this time of year with sunny, dry weather. The Caribbean and Central America are also coming out of the rain season with beach resorts quite quiet at this time of year if that is what you are after.  

Australia, Bahamas, Bali, Belize, Brazil, Canada (ski), Central & South Africa, Dubai, Egypt, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Seychelles, Spain, USA (ski), Vietnam

December

Lech Zurs am Arlberg, Austria

A beautiful time of year, Europe holds some of the most amazing Christmas markets, particularly Germany, which provide the ideal backdrop for a romantic getaway. The Caribbean is at one of its most popular from December due to the temperate climate. The southern hemisphere is in the throes of summer at this point with favourably warm weather on offer also. 

Places to visit: Austria (ski), Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bali, Belize, Brazil, Canada (ski), Caribbean, Central & South Africa, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, France (ski), Germany, Italy (ski) Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Switzerland (ski), USA (ski)

 

- Alexandra