Noumea is a fantastic destination for sailing. It offers beautiful clear waters, stunning coastline and a great mix of calm and challenging sailing conditions. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sailor, Noumea has something to offer for everyone.

  • Crystal clear waters perfect for swimming and snorkeling
  • Beautiful sandy beaches for relaxation and picnics
  • Stunning views of the surrounding islands and coral reefs
  • Opportunity to spot marine life such as turtles, dolphins, and tropical fish
  • Variety of anchorages and secluded spots to explore
  • Plenty of sailing schools and charter companies for beginners and those without their own vessel
  • Great winds for exciting sailing experiences
  • Colorful sunsets to enjoy after a day on the water
  • Access to nearby islands and atolls for longer sailing adventures
  • Close proximity to various amenities, restaurants, and shops for provisions and entertainment
WeatherTemperaturePrecipitationRainSunshineWind
JanuaryWarm and sunny30C100mm30%7 hours10 knots
FebruaryHot and humid with occasional rain showers31C120mm35%7 hours11 knots
MarchWarm with some rain showers29C150mm40%6 hours12 knots
AprilMild with occasional rain showers27C90mm30%6 hours10 knots
MayCooler with occasional rain showers24C100mm25%5 hours9 knots
JuneCooler with occasional rain showers21C80mm20%5 hours8 knots
JulyCooler with occasional rain showers20C70mm15%6 hours7 knots
AugustCooler with occasional rain showers22C50mm10%7 hours8 knots
SeptemberMild with occasional rain showers23C60mm10%7 hours9 knots
OctoberWarm with occasional rain showers25C70mm15%7 hours10 knots
NovemberHot and humid with occasional rain showers28C100mm20%7 hours11 knots
DecemberHot and humid with occasional rain showers29C120mm25%7 hours12 knots