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What is the climate like in New Caledonia?

The climate of New Caledonia has an average yearly temperature of 27°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 24°C and rise to 29°C.

Annually, about 1520 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in New Caledonia.

The best time to visit New Caledonia is May until July and September. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit New Caledonia.

The hurricane season in New Caledonia lasts from early November to late April.

Temperature 24 to 29°C
Rain 1520 mm

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The climate of New Caledonia

Climate table New Caledonia

The climate table for New Caledonia shows the average temperatures, rainfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 29 29 29 28 26 25 24 24 25 26 27 28
Nighttime temperature (°C) 23 23 23 21 20 18 17 17 17 19 21 22
Rainfall (mm) 198 217 174 180 80 49 65 92 60 106 115 184
UV Index 8 8 8 7 6 5 6 7 8 8 9 8
Hurricane season New Caledonia Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane Hurricane
Best month No No No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No No

Temperature by month in New Caledonia

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in New Caledonia

Temperature by month in New Caledonia

Rainfall by month in New Caledonia

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in New Caledonia.

Rainfall by month in New Caledonia

UV index by month in New Caledonia

This graph shows the average UV index by month in New Caledonia.

UV index by month in New Caledonia

Yearly temperature in New Caledonia

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in New Caledonia, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in New Caledonia

Yearly total rainfall in New Caledonia

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in New Caledonia.

Rainfall per year in New Caledonia

Weather experiences in New Caledonia

The weather in New Caledonia is rated an average of 3,7 out of 5 stars by 7 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The temperature was not oppressive, which was comfortable for a variety of outdoor activities. The weather certainly adds to the beauty of this island.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The weather was pleasant: moderate temperatures and many sunny days. Sometimes it rains, but usually it passes quickly. Not as humid as other tropical countries.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

November was mostly pleasant in New Caledonia, with occasional heavy rainfall. Temperatures ranged from 24 to 28 degrees. Humidity and tropical thunderstorms were to be expected.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

However, the humidity can be too high. Still, I will definitely come back!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Surprisingly warm, a constant light breeze kept us cool. It rained sometimes, but mostly at night. Absolutely highly recommended!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

February in New Caledonia was disappointing weather. Despite warm temperatures, there was a lot of rain and high humidity. Ideal for nature lovers, but less so for sun worshippers.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

July in New Caledonia was pleasantly warm and sunny, with occasional refreshing showers. The humidity was also acceptable, so I felt comfortable while exploring the island.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in New Caledonia by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in New Caledonia and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of New Caledonia, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.