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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fayaoue, New Caledonia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fayaoue...

Fayaoue is a coastal city in New Caledonia. It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4411 people. The water temperature around Fayaoue is almost constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 24.4°C (75.9°F) in September up to 28°C (82.3°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (79°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Fayaoue is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Fayaoue?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Fayaoue is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Fayaoue. The next good one is Ouano, which is more than 100.3km (62.3miles) away from Fayaoue. Click here to check out more information on Ouano and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Wilkes Passage, which is approximately 726km (451miles) away from Fayaoue. Another fun surfspot is Wilkes Passage, located ca 726km (451miles) from Fayaoue.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are located close to Fayaoue. A beach, which is not too far away, is Ninety Mile Beach, which is almost 1037.8km (644.6miles) away from Fayaoue. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Matapouri, which is ca 1123.8km (698miles) away from Fayaoue.

What wetsuit do I need for Fayaoue?

The average water temperature around Fayaoue is very warm, around 26°C (79°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. This is why a wetsuit is often not required for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Fayaoue, especially during the day and not windy conditions. Nevertheless, it can get a little bit chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the summer, especially during December, January, and February. However, keep in mind to carry sun protection, as the sun radiation around Fayaoue is remarkably strong year round.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Fayaoue?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters are always very warm, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (73-82°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Fayaoue: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Fayaoue...

Do you know what the the city Atkinson in the United States, the city Borgomale in the Italy, and the city Llanon in the United Kingdom have in common with Fayaoue? Click on the links to find out...