Kuala Lumpur weather in January 2021

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  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Kuala Lumpur31
    31°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 15 days with some rainfall in January in Kuala Lumpur15
    15 days with some rainfall
  • 22°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Kuala Lumpur22
    22°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in January in Kuala Lumpur12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in January in Kuala LumpurVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 147 mm monthly rainfall in January in Kuala Lumpur147
    147 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in January in Kuala Lumpur11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
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The January weather guide for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia shows long term 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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How hot is it in Kuala Lumpur in January?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 31°C in Kuala Lumpur in January with very high heat and humidity, falling to 22°C at night.

How sunny is it in Kuala Lumpur in January?

There are normally 6 hours of bright sunshine each day in Kuala Lumpur in January - that's 50% of daylight hours.

Does it rain in Kuala Lumpur in January?

There are usually 15 days with some rain in Kuala Lumpur in January and the average monthly rainfall is 147mm.

Kuala Lumpur sunrise & sunset times for January 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Kuala Lumpur in January 2021. Select a month to view Kuala Lumpur sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Friday, 1st January 2021 07:18 19:15
Saturday, 16th January 2021 07:24 19:22
Sunday, 31st January 2021 07:27 19:26
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