Weather in Malaysia in May 2016

Check the weather in Malaysia in May before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in May 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for Malaysia.

The May weather guide for Malaysia shown below is for Kuala Lumpur.

Weather in Malaysia in May

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  • 32°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
    32°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (55% of daylight hours) in May in Malaysia7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 16 days with some rainfall in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)16
    16 days with some rainfall
  • 23°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)23
    23°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 209 mm monthly rainfall in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)209
    209 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in Malaysia in May is a hot 32°C (90°F) with very high heat & humidity. There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 55% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 209mm (8.2 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 16 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 23°C (73°F). The weather in Malaysia in May is represented by Kuala Lumpur.

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Malaysia sunrise & sunset times for May 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Malaysia in May 2016. Select a month to view Malaysia sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The Malaysia sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Kuala Lumpur.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st May 2016 07:03 19:17
Monday, 2nd May 2016 07:03 19:17
Tuesday, 3rd May 2016 07:03 19:17
Wednesday, 4th May 2016 07:03 19:17
Thursday, 5th May 2016 07:03 19:17
Friday, 6th May 2016 07:03 19:17
Saturday, 7th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Sunday, 8th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Monday, 9th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Tuesday, 10th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Wednesday, 11th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Thursday, 12th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Friday, 13th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Saturday, 14th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Sunday, 15th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Monday, 16th May 2016 07:02 19:17
Tuesday, 17th May 2016 07:02 19:18
Wednesday, 18th May 2016 07:02 19:18
Thursday, 19th May 2016 07:02 19:18
Friday, 20th May 2016 07:02 19:18
Saturday, 21st May 2016 07:02 19:18
Sunday, 22nd May 2016 07:02 19:18
Monday, 23rd May 2016 07:02 19:18
Tuesday, 24th May 2016 07:02 19:18
Wednesday, 25th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Thursday, 26th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Friday, 27th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Saturday, 28th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Sunday, 29th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Monday, 30th May 2016 07:02 19:19
Tuesday, 31st May 2016 07:02 19:20
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