Weather in New Caledonia in December

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December is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in New Caledonia. December is an excellent month for swimming in New Caledonia with very 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 December.

Temperature in New Caledonia in December

The average maximum temperature in New Caledonia in December is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 27° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in New Caledonia in December is 25°. The average temperature ranges is 23° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in New Caledonia in December is 22°. The minimum temperature is 20° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in New Caledonia in December

The average day light hours per day in New Caledonia in December are 13.4 and there are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during December making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in New Caledonia in December is typically 14.6 during December. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 December

The average sea water temperature in New Caledonia in December is 25.8° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in New Caledonia in December

The average total rainfall in New Caledonia in December is 8cm and on average there are 13.6 rainy days in December making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in New Caledonia in December

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in New Caledonia in December is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 19° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in New Caledonia in December is typically 87.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.2% in the previous month and 86.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in New Caledonia in December is typically 74.1%. The average relative humidity is 68.6% in the previous month and 73.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in New Caledonia in December

The average maximum wind speed in New Caledonia in December is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in New Caledonia in December is typically 15kmh. The average wind speed is 14kmh in the previous month and 18kmh in the next month.

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

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