Nouméa Magenta Airport
Nouméa, South Province
Nouméa Magenta Airport is a domestic airport on the main island of New Caledonia. The airport is 3 km east northeast of the centre of Nouméa, the capital, and approximately 50 km from La Tontouta International Airport.
Tropical Rainforest climate (Köppen climate classification Af) - almost no distinct seasons, average daily temperature around 27°C throughout the year. Extensive cloud cover and heavy rainfall prevent temperatures from rising much over 33°C. The diurnal temperature change is between 2°C and 5°C which is greater than the annual temperature range of 2°C. Rainfall is heavy and is usually convectional and in the afternoon.