Weather in New Caledonia in August

So you're interested in going to New Caledonia in August

August is a warm and rainy time for sunbathing in New Caledonia. August is a good month for swimming in New Caledonia with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting New Caledonia in the months of January, February, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for August.

Temperature in New Caledonia in August

The average maximum temperature in New Caledonia in August is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average temperature in New Caledonia in August is 20°. The average temperature ranges is 20° in the previous month and 21° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New Caledonia in August is 17°. The minimum temperature is 16° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

Sunshine in New Caledonia in August

The average day light hours per day in New Caledonia in August are 11.4 and there are 4.9 hours of sunshine per day on average during August making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in New Caledonia in August is typically 8.2 during August. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in New Caledonia in August

The average sea water temperature in New Caledonia in August is 22.1° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in New Caledonia in August

The average total rainfall in New Caledonia in August is 6.2cm and on average there are 15.2 rainy days in August making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New Caledonia in August

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New Caledonia in August is 17° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some. The dew point is 17° in the previous month and 17° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New Caledonia in August is typically 85.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.9% in the previous month and 86.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New Caledonia in August is typically 70.8%. The average relative humidity is 69.6% in the previous month and 72.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New Caledonia in August

The average maximum wind speed in New Caledonia in August is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 24kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in New Caledonia in August is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in New Caledonia in August is from the West.

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