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  • In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 25° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be 10 days of very light rain with an average of 0.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 69%.

  • In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 26° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 27° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 11 days of very light rain with an average of 0.4mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 73%.

  • In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be 10 days of very light rain with an average of 0.5mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 64%.

  • In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be 11 days of very light rain with an average of 0.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 58%.

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Beaches of New Caledonia, Melanesia

New Caledonia, a French territory located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, is home to some of the most beautiful beaches and islands in Melanesia. With its stunning turquoise waters, white sandy beaches, and unique marine life, it's no wonder that this tropical paradise is a popular destination for beach aficionados from around the world. The climate in New Caledonia is tropical with warm temperatures throughout the year, although there is a cooler, drier season from June to September and a warmer, wetter season from December to March. This guide will introduce you to some of the best beaches and islands in New Caledonia, along with the best time to visit each one.

Amadee Island, New Caledonia

Amadee Island
Amadee Island

Located just 24 kilometers from Noumea, the capital city of New Caledonia, Amadee Island is a small but stunning island known for its beautiful white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters perfect for swimming and snorkeling. One of its main attractions is its 56 meters high lighthouse which offers incredible panoramic views of the island and surrounding coral reefs. Amadee Island is also home to an abundance of marine life including sea turtles and colorful fish species. The best time to visit Amadee Island for a beach holiday is during the cooler months between June and September when temperatures are more comfortable for outdoor activities. More information and weather.

Lifou Island, New Caledonia

Lifou Island
Lifou Island

As part of the Loyalty Islands Province in New Caledonia, Lifou Island boasts some of the most breathtaking beaches with pristine white sands and clear blue waters. The island is also known for its lush vegetation, unique rock formations, and traditional Melanesian culture. Some of the most popular beaches on Lifou Island include Luengoni Beach and Jinek Bay, both offering excellent snorkeling opportunities to explore the vibrant marine life. The best time to visit Lifou Island for a beach holiday is during the dry season from June to September when rainfall is minimal and temperatures are comfortable. More information and weather.

Isle de Mare, New Caledonia

Isle de Mare
Isle de Mare

Also part of the Loyalty Islands Province, Isle de Mare (also known as Maré) is a raised coral atoll with dramatic cliffs and hidden sandy beaches surrounded by turquoise waters perfect for snorkeling and swimming. Popular spots on Isle de Mare include Pede Beach, Shabadran Beach, and Nengone Village where visitors can experience traditional Melanesian culture. The island is also famous for its natural pools such as Trou de Bone and La Piscine Naturelle which offer refreshing swimming opportunities in crystal-clear waters. The best time to visit Isle de Mare for a beach holiday is from June to September when temperatures are cooler and rainfall is minimal. More information and weather.

Isle of Pines, New Caledonia

Isle of Pines
Isle of Pines

Nicknamed "the closest island to paradise," Isle of Pines is famous for its stunning white sandy beaches, turquoise lagoons, lush forests, and unique wildlife such as sea turtles and tropical birds. Some must-visit spots on the island include Kuto Beach, Kanumera Bay, Oro Bay, and Upi Bay, all offering fantastic swimming, snorkeling, and relaxation opportunities. The island also has a rich history with remnants of a 19th-century penal colony still visible today. The best time to visit Isle of Pines for a beach holiday is during the dry season from June to September when temperatures are comfortable and rainfall is low. More information and weather.

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