Malaysia climate guide

Temperature in Malaysia (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
31°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)31
32°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
33°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)33
33°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)33
32°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)32
31°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)31
31°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)31
Min temperature (night-time)
22°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
22°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
22°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
23°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)23
22°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
22°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
22°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
23°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)23
22°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
22°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22

Sunshine & Daylight in Malaysia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
Daily hours of daylight
12 hours of daylight per day in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
12 hours of daylight per day in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12

Rainfall in Malaysia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
15 days with some rainfall in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)15
15 days with some rainfall in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)15
17 days with some rainfall in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)17
20 days with some rainfall in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)20
16 days with some rainfall in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)16
12 days with some rainfall in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)12
14 days with some rainfall in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)14
15 days with some rainfall in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)15
18 days with some rainfall in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)18
22 days with some rainfall in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)22
25 days with some rainfall in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)25
21 days with some rainfall in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)21
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
147 mm monthly rainfall in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)147
137 mm monthly rainfall in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)137
218 mm monthly rainfall in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)218
264 mm monthly rainfall in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)264
209 mm monthly rainfall in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)209
130 mm monthly rainfall in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)130
141 mm monthly rainfall in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)141
154 mm monthly rainfall in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)154
190 mm monthly rainfall in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)190
268 mm monthly rainfall in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)268
278 mm monthly rainfall in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)278
232 mm monthly rainfall in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)232

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  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)11
Heat & Humidity
Very high heat & humidity in January in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in February in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in March in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in April in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in May in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in June in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in July in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in August in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in September in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in October in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in November in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH
Very high heat & humidity in December in Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)VH

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Malaysia, represented by Kuala Lumpur, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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