The world’s biggest lagoon… Here is the fabulous playground that awaits you for your cruise in New Caledonia. A cruise to the other end of the world that will take you back to the “land of origins”…
Formalities : an ID card is sufficient for French nationals, valid passport for all others.
Weather : New Caledonia is the island of eternal spring. It does, however, have four seasons. December to March: the cyclone season, with temperatures of 30-35°C/86-95°F, 25°C/77°F for the water. From June to August, is the “cool” season (20-27°C/68-80°F for the air, 20/23°C/68-74°F for the water). The ideal season for sailing is from September to November: the tradewind blows constantly and the temperature is very pleasant (Information on site from Météo France: general forecasts: 36 65 00 / marine forecast: 36 65 08).
Temperatures : 20-30°C/68-86°F
Sailing conditions : A coral reef means coral “patates”. Consequently, some areas should be approached only with the greatest caution. As always and with the sun high in the sky and in your back, you will see the differences in the color of the water that inform you on the nature of the seafloor. Do not hesitate to climb on the spreaders to locate pèges Your hulls and your rental company will be grateful.
Wind : The southeasterly tradewind is supposed to be well established from September to November. -
Currency : Pacific franc