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Find out when you’ll come across the best sunbathing weather in New Caledonia, and discover how to avoid the crowds.
September to November.
You could never accuse New Caledonia of being cold, but the region’s winter months technically run from May to September. At this time of year, especially in August, it’s possible to experience temperatures of as little as 17°C – not ideal for sunbathing but fine for hiking and exploring.
Rainfall also tends to be low in September and October, and often November too, because the rainy season takes place from the end of November to April.
Unfortunately, the best time to visit weather-wise coincides with peak tourist season. You’ll have to share this piece of paradise with more people if you visit at this time of year. But you won’t exactly experience rush hour conditions anywhere on the islands.
New Caledonia’s summer runs from late November to April. At this time of year temperatures spike up to the mid 30s. These months are also classed as the region’s rainy season. Occasionally, the islands can be hit by cyclones. This is most likely to happen between February and April.
Winter runs from May to the start of September. But winter is a bit of an overstatement as far as New Caledonia is concerned. Daytime temperatures tend to hang around 20°C at this time of year, although the mercury can drop to 14°C on occasion. Plus, temperatures in the inner island can drop to zero at night – so hikers should take layers on their adventures.
Best time to visit New Caledonia, weather wise: September to November
Cheapest time to visit New Caledonia: February to July
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