Maui West Season Outlook

The National Weather Service released their west season outlook forecast over the upcoming months and they are predicting for a wetter than usual rainy reason. The wet season in Hawaii is recognized as starting in October and ending April.

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Rainy days on Maui mean more Rainbows!
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In their report, meteorologist site a variety of factors that can continue to a rainy season. NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is anticipating a ENSO-neutral conditions which refers to El Niño/Southern Oscillation. In the last 30 years, 8 out of the top 10 rainiest wet seasons have had ENSO neutral conditions.

Although a wetter rainy season may seem like not so great news, it will actually be a welcomed sight by many as they anticipate the extra rain can help alleviate the existing drought and the numerous brush fires cropping up over the last several months.

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Maui county can also rest easy knowing that the National Weather Service is also predicting for minimal vog conditions. When vog is absent or minimal, it can contribute to to heavier rain fall.

White Christmas in Hawaii?

While a few months late, Mount Haleakala saw record breaking snowfall in February creating world wide buzz.

The upcoming wet season is leading some to speculate there is a good chance for snow on Maui. Upper elevations on Maui will be the only place to find snow if there is any, but the short journey will be worth the experience!

Contact a South Maui Real Estate and Lifestyle Specialist

Please interview me to be your trusted Maui Real Estate and Lifestyle Advisor. I was born in South Maui and raised on the island, and spend a considerable amount of time to inform my clients about the best deals currently on the market. Please do not hesitate to call me for your Maui real estate needs. I am more than happy to assist you in your home search.

Aloha,

Anthony Sayles R(S)

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