Ouvéa Island
New Caledonia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

March weather forecast and climate
Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia

The natural iconic Lekiny
The natural iconic Lekiny's Cliffs located in the Loyalty Islands in Quvea Island, New Caledonia
The first month of the autumn, March, is also a moderately hot month in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

January through March and December, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall is March when the rain falls for 20 days and typically aggregates up to 260mm (10.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Ouvéa Island is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In March, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Ouvéa Island?

January through March and December, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are warmest months in Ouvéa Island.

What is the temperature in March in Ouvéa Island?

The average high-temperature, in March, in Ouvéa Island, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in March in Ouvéa Island?

In Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, in March, it is raining for 20 days, with typically 260mm (10.2") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the rainiest month in Ouvéa Island?

The month with the most rainfall in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, is March when the rain falls for 20 days and typically aggregates up to 260mm (10.2") of precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Ouvéa Island?

February and March, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia.

What is the sea water temperature in March in Ouvéa Island?

In March, the average sea temperature in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, is 28°C (82.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

How many hours of daylight does Ouvéa Island have in March?

The average length of the day in March is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Ouvéa Island have in March?

In Ouvéa Island, the average sunshine in March is 6h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Ouvéa Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, are January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in March in Ouvéa Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in March in Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average high temperature in March: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March and December (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in March: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January and February (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

Average rainfall in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall in March: 260mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (260mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (63mm).

Average rainfall days in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average rainfall days in March: 20 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September and October (11 days).

Average sea temperature in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average sea temperature in March: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February and March (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (24°C).

Average daylight in March / Average sunshine in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average daylight in March: 12.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in March: 6h

Months with most sunshine are October, November and December (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in March - Ouvéa Island, New Caledonia
  • Average UV index in March: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).