Sunrise and sunset in New Caledonia

Sunrise today: 5:02 h
Sunset today: 18:14 h
(Times for Nouméa)

The times of sunrise and sunset in New Caledonia are caused by the southern position in the hemisphere. Not that far in the south, but quite noticable the longest days are in winter months, while the shortest days fall into our summer. In the northern hemisphere it is vice versa. Nouméa is positioned near the 22 southern latitude. For comparison: New York's latitude is 40th in the north, having a much longer distance to the equator.

With up to 13:30 hours the longest days are in Dezember. In Juni a night in Nouméa lasts almost 14 hours.

Who wants to look at the sunrise in these days, has to wake up early. Sunrise in Nouméa starts already at 5:02 in the morning. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:14 Uhr in the early evening.


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Average length of daylight in Nouméa

Average length of daylight in Nouméa
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of New Caledonia

The cities are ordered by their geographic position from east to west, so in an approximate direction of the sun course. Since the orbit of the sun is elliptical, sunrise or sunset never happen on a whole longitude at the same time. All data given for November 15th., localtime in New Caledonia

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Tadine04:57 am06:08 pm13:10 hours
05:01 am06:09 pm13:08 hours
Mont-Dore05:01 am06:14 pm13:13 hours
Fayaoué05:04 am06:12 pm13:08 hours
Nouméa05:02 am06:14 pm13:13 hours
Dumbéa05:02 am06:14 pm13:12 hours
Païta05:02 am06:15 pm13:12 hours
Thio05:04 am06:14 pm13:11 hours
Canala05:05 am06:15 pm13:10 hours
La Foa05:05 am06:16 pm13:11 hours
Houaïlou05:07 am06:16 pm13:10 hours
Bourail05:07 am06:17 pm13:10 hours
Ponérihouen05:08 am06:17 pm13:09 hours
Poindimié05:08 am06:17 pm13:08 hours
Touho05:09 am06:17 pm13:08 hours
Poya05:09 am06:18 pm13:10 hours
Hienghène05:10 am06:18 pm13:08 hours
Koné05:10 am06:19 pm13:09 hours
Pouébo05:12 am06:19 pm13:07 hours
Koumac05:13 am06:20 pm13:07 hours


Sunrise and sunset by month (Nouméa)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar05:21 am06:45 pm13:24 hours
Februar05:41 am06:34 pm12:53 hours
März05:54 am06:11 pm12:17 hours
April06:05 am05:43 pm11:38 hours
Mai06:17 am05:23 pm11:06 hours
Juni06:29 am05:19 pm10:49 hours
Juli06:32 am05:27 pm10:56 hours
August06:17 am05:39 pm11:22 hours
September05:50 am05:49 pm11:59 hours
Oktober05:21 am05:58 pm12:37 hours
November05:02 am06:14 pm13:13 hours
Dezember05:03 am06:34 pm13:32 hours

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:25 am04:16 pm8:50 hours
New York (USA)06:41 am04:39 pm9:59 hours
Sydney (Australia)05:42 am07:36 pm13:55 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:55 am05:25 pm11:30 hours
Moscow (Russia)08:02 am04:26 pm8:24 hours
Shanghai (China)06:19 am04:57 pm10:38 hours
Helsinki (Finland)08:15 am03:53 pm7:38 hours