When is the best time to go to New Caledonia?

When is the best time to go to New Caledonia? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In New Calendonia, the weather is good everywhere in June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The best months to go to Noumea are June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Noumea are January, February, March, April and December
  • March is the wettest month in this city
  • The cities with the best climate are île des Pins and Ouvéa, with good weather at least 10 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in Noumea are January, February, March, April and December

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in New Calendonia for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 79°F to 85°F
54%
February 81°F to 85°F
59%
March 81°F to 85°F
61%
April 77°F to 83°F
53%
May 76°F to 79°F
40%
June 72°F to 77°F
31%
July 70°F to 76°F
29%
August 70°F to 74°F
26%
September 70°F to 76°F
24%
October 72°F to 77°F
31%
November 76°F to 81°F
36%
December 77°F to 83°F
48%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to New Caledonia by cities

Noumea

Best time to go to Noumea

The best months to go to Noumea are june, july, august, september, october and november.

Bourail

Best time to go to Bourail

The best months to go to Bourail are may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

île des Pins

Best time to go to île des Pins

The best months to go to île des Pins are january, february, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Koumac

Best time to go to Koumac

The best months to go to Koumac are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Lifou island

Best time to go to Lifou island

The best months to go to Lifou island are february, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Maré

Best time to go to Maré

The best months to go to Maré are february, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

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Temperatures and rainfall in New Calendonia

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of New Caledonia and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Noumea, Bourail, île des Pins, Koumac and Lifou island, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


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This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Noumea83°F85°F83°F81°F77°F76°F74°F72°F74°F76°F77°F81°F
Bourail85°F86°F85°F83°F79°F77°F76°F74°F76°F79°F81°F83°F
île des Pins83°F85°F85°F83°F79°F77°F76°F74°F74°F76°F77°F81°F
Koumac86°F88°F86°F85°F81°F79°F77°F76°F77°F81°F83°F85°F
Lifou island86°F88°F86°F85°F81°F79°F77°F76°F77°F79°F81°F85°F
Maré86°F88°F86°F85°F81°F79°F77°F76°F77°F79°F81°F85°F
Ouvéa86°F86°F86°F85°F81°F79°F77°F76°F76°F77°F81°F85°F
Bouloupari83°F83°F83°F81°F77°F76°F74°F72°F74°F76°F77°F81°F
Dumbea83°F83°F83°F81°F77°F76°F74°F72°F74°F76°F77°F81°F
Mont-Dore83°F83°F83°F81°F77°F76°F74°F72°F74°F76°F77°F81°F
Paita83°F83°F83°F81°F77°F76°F74°F72°F74°F76°F77°F81°F

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Is this weather information for New Caledonia reliable?

Climate data for New Caledonia has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for New Caledonia allows us to determine the average for each month in Noumea, Bourail, île des Pins, Koumac, Lifou island, Maré, Ouvéa, Bouloupari, and 3 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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