About New Caledonia
New Caledonia is a country in Oceania (Melanesia) with about 272 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 19 000 km². The capital of New Caledonia is Nouméa (93 000 inhabitants).
People in the country are mainly speaking French.
New Caledonia does not have a neighbor country.TLD: .ncCurrency: XPFCountry calling code: +687Country Code : NC
What is the Electricity Voltage in New Caledonia?
The voltage in New Caledonia is 220 volts.
The voltage, therefore, is lower than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:
You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.
If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage in New Caledonia, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.
What is the utility frequency in New Caledonia?
The utility frequency in New Caledonia is 50 Hertz.
The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in New Caledonia.