New Caledonia weather in June

June heralds the start of the cool winter season in New Caledonia and is a good time to visit.

You can expect warm weather and sea breezes with five hours of sunshine daily interspersed by tropical rain showers at any time of the day.

How hot is it in New Caledonia in June?
Maximum daytime temperatures in Nouméa, New Caledonia in June reach an average high of 25°C (77°F), with moderate heat and humidity, and low of 16°C (61°F).

What does the humidity feel like in New Caledonia in June?
The average dew point temperature in Nouméa, New Caledonia in June is 16°C (61°F), which is starting to feel humid although comfortable for most. 

There are on average 10 days in June that may feel humid.

How sunny is it in New Caledonia in June?
There are normally five hours of sunshine each day in Nouméa, New Caledonia in June – that's around 48% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in June?
Sunrise is around 6:30am with sunset around 5:15pm.

How warm is the sea around New Caledonia in June?
The average sea temperature in New Caledonia in June is 24°C (75°F), which is warm enough for swimming.

Does it rain in New Caledonia in June?
There are usually seven days with some rain in New Caledonia in June; the average monthly rainfall is 64mm (2.5in).

How windy is it in New Caledonia in June?
June sees an average hourly wind speed of 21 kilometres per hour (11 knots; 13 mph).

What to do in New Caledonia in June?
The cooler weather conditions in June are good for hiking, climbing, cycling, horseback riding, sailing and surfing.

Don’t miss the annual New Caledonia Great Lagoon Regatta: the international boating event is not only a boating event but a celebration of Melanesian culture and traditions, with traditional food, music and dancing.

Local holidays?
Whit Monday – 6th June (7th monday after Easter).

This is the start of the peak season in New Caledonia, when flights and hotel rooms need to be booked well in advance. However, June offers a good combination of weather and availability of hotel rooms.

New Caledonia weather in June

Temperature icon High Temp: 25°C (77°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 16°C (61°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 5 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 11 hours per day
wind icon Wind speed: 21 km/h (11 knots; 13 mph)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 7 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 64 mm (2.5 in) per month
Low heat icon Comfort Level: Low heat; ≤ 10 muggy days
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Moderate
swimming icon Sea Temp: 24°C (75°F)
Nouméa, New Caledonia

Best time to visit New Caledonia

The best time to visit New Caledonia is from June through December, when the days are warm and sunny, with little or no rain on most days.

But overall, with a sunny year-round subtropical climate, New Caledonia is good to visit at anytime of the year.

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New Caledonia weather by month

Source: Meteorological data for New Caledonia is based on weather statistics gathered during 2012 to 2021 by Météo France en Nouvelle-Calédonie at the closest weather station: La Tontouta International Airport (NOU), also known as Nouméa – La Tontouta International Airport, located 37km (23mi) northwest of Nouméa.

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices. Dew point temperature measures moisture content in the atmosphere: a higher dew point feels more humid, while a lower dew point feels drier.

Latest update: New Caledonia weather in June: 13 June, 2024

Disclaimer: The information on this site is provided as is, without any assurances as to its accuracy or suitability for any purpose. Weather data and conditions at any given location and time are unpredictable and variable. We assume no responsibility and can not be held legally responsible for any decisions made on the basis of the information presented on this site.