Ouvéa Island

Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
Photo
by Torbenbrinker
/ CC BY-SA 3.0
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Ouvéa Island

Climate in New Caledonia:

Number of rainy days:

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A Apr
M May
J Jun
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A Aug
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O Oct
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D Dec
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Best time to visit Ouvéa Island:

Dry Season (May to September): This period is considered the dry season and is often regarded as the best time to visit New Caledonia. The weather is drier and cooler, making it ideal for outdoor activities, beach visits, and water sports such as snorkeling and diving. This season offers clear skies and pleasant temperatures.

Wet Season (October to April): New Caledonia experiences its wet season during these months. Heavy rainfall can occur, leading to lush greenery and more humid conditions. While travel might be more challenging due to rain, it's a quieter period with fewer tourists and a more vibrant landscape.

Money & Prices

Currency in New Caledonia:

CFP franc (XPF)

How expensive is a trip to Ouvéa Island?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
17.30 USD
Fast food meal:
12.05 USD
Mid-range meal:
39.50 USD
Bottle of water:
0.85 USD
Soft drink:
2.38 USD
Cappuccino:
4.61 USD
Local Beer:
8.14 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.74 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.58 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

New Caledonia general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 220 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type E (French 2-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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