Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kone, New Caledonia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kone...
Kone is a coastal city in New Caledonia.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 4572 people.
The water temperature around Kone varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 21.7°C (71.1°F) in July up to 27.7°C (81.9°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Kone 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 Kone?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Kone is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Kone?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Kone. A spot that might be worth checking out is Ouano, which is almost 81.8km (50.8miles) away from Kone. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Ouano and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Fraser Island
, which is 770.8km (478.8miles) away from Kone. Another surfspot is Fraser Island
, located ca 770.8km (478.8miles) from Kone.
Are there beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are near to Kone. A good beach nearby is Ninety Mile Beach
, which is more than 1049.1km (651.6miles) away from Kone. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Matapouri
, ca 1139.4km (707.7miles) away from Kone.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Kone?
The sea temperature around Kone is very warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Kone. Nevertheless, during June, July, and August, temperatures reach lows of nearly 22°C (71°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Kone?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during spring when water temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Kone: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Kone...
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in France, the city Grognardo
in Italy, and the city Pujerbaru
in Indonesia have in common with Kone? Click on the links to find out...