Annual average weather for Malaysia

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Annual Average Weather for Malaysia

The annual average maximum daily temperature is 31.1°C (87.9°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The annual average water temperature is typically 28.7°C (83.7°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. Annually there are on average 15.9 days of rain per month and 5.5 hours of sun per day.

When is the best time to visit Malaysia?

The best months to visit Malaysia are February, March, April, July, for the best beach weather, the most sunshine and optimal sunbathing and swimming conditions with the least chance of rain.

The sea is best for swimming between April and November when the sea temperature is above the average 29°C (84°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Can you sunbathe in Malaysia year round?

Yes, you can sunbathe in Malaysia all year round.

The coolest month in Malaysia is September when the average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°F), average temperature is 27°C (81°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (74°F).

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine.

Can you swim in Malaysia year round?

Yes, you can swim in Malaysia all year round.

The warmest sea water temperatures in Malaysia are found in November when they peak at 30°C (85°F) and lowest in January when they dip to 28°C (82°F).

The sea is excellent for swimming all year round as the water temperature is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

More info about the annual sea temperatures

When is the hottest month in Malaysia?

The hottest month in Malaysia is April when the average maximum temperature is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days 32°C (89°F), average temperature is 28°C (82°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (76°F).

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine.

When is the coldest month in Malaysia?

The coolest month in Malaysia is September when the average maximum temperature is 31°C (88°F), average temperature is 27°C (81°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (74°F).

More info about the annual temperatures and sunshine

When is the sunniest month in Malaysia?

The sunniest days in Malaysia are in July which has the most hours of sunshine per day. In July the sunshine percentage is 49.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.0 hours of sunshine per day.

More info about the annual sunshine.

When is the least sunny month in Malaysia?

December has the least sunshine. In December the sunshine percentage is 40.7% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.

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When is the driest month in Malaysia?

The driest month in Malaysia is April with 6.6cm (2.6inches) of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 10.3 days with some rain, a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

More info about the annual rainfall

When is the wettest month in Malaysia?

The wettest month in Malaysia is November with 15.7cm (6.2inches) of rain and the most days of rain with 19.7 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

More info about the annual rainfall.

When is the sea the coldest in Malaysia?

The coldest sea water temperatures in Malaysia are found in January when they dip to 28°C (82°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

More info about the annual sea temperatures.

When is the sea the warmest in Malaysia?

The warmest sea water temperatures in Malaysia are found in November when they peak at 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

More info about the annual sea temperatures.

When is the most humid month in Malaysia?

The most humid month in Malaysia is May with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 26°C (79°F) which is extremely humid and uncomfortable unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the least humid month in Malaysia?

The least humid month in Malaysia is January with a dew point of 24°C (76°F) which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

More info about the annual humidity.

When is the windiest month in Malaysia?

The most windy month in Malaysia is January when the average maximum windspeed is 16KM/H (10MPH) and the average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH).

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Annual Temperature for Malaysia

The hottest month in Malaysia is April when the average maximum temperature is 32°C (89°F), average temperature is 28°C (82°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (76°F).

The coolest month in Malaysia is September when the average maximum temperature is 31°C (31°F), average temperature is 27°C (81°F) and average minimum temperature is 24°C (74°F).

Annual Sunshine for Malaysia

The longest days in Malaysia are in June, with an average of 12.4 hours of daylight per day. January has the shortest days with an average of 11.9 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Malaysia are in July which has the most hours of sunshine per day. The sunshine percentage is 49.2% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.0 hours of sunshine per day.

December has the least sunshine. The sunshine percentage is 40.7% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 4.8 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in March when it reaches 15.6 and lowest in December when it reaches 12.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Malaysia

The warmest sea water temperatures in Malaysia are found in November when they peak at 30°C (85°F) and lowest in January when they dip to 28°C (82°F).

The sea is excellent for swimming all year round as the water temperature is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Annual Rainfall for Malaysia

The wettest month in Malaysia is November with 15.7cm (6.2inches) of rain and the most days of rain with 19.7 days with some rain, a wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Malaysia is April with 6.6cm (2.6inches) of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 10.3 days with some rain, a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Malaysia

The most humid month in Malaysia is May with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 26°C (79°F) which is extremely humid and uncomfortable unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

The least humid month in Malaysia is January with a dew point of 24°C (76°F) which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

Annual Wind Speed for Malaysia

The most windy month in Malaysia is January when the average maximum windspeed is 16KM/H (10MPH) and the average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH).

The least windy month in Malaysia is November when the average maximum windspeed is 14KM/H (9MPH) and the average wind speed is 6KM/H (4MPH).

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