Kota Bharu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

April, the same as March, in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is a hot spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 32.4°C (90.3°F) and min 23.8°C (74.8°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 85.6mm (3.4") of accumulated rainfall, make April the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In April, the average high-temperature in Kota Bharu is essentially the same as in March - a still hot 32.4°C (90.3°F). The average low-temperature, in April, is 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Bharu, during April, the rain falls for 5 days and regularly aggregates up to 85.6mm (3.4") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kota Bharu, there are 130.6 rainfall days, and 2599.2mm (102.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kota Bharu, in April, the average water temperature is 29.4°C (84.9°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In Kota Bharu, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 8.9h of sunshine, April has the most sunshine of the year in Kota Bharu.

UV index

January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in April in Kota Bharu?

In April, in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 32.4°C (90.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Kota Bharu?

In April, in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the rain falls for 5 days. Throughout April, 85.6mm (3.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Kota Bharu?

In Kota Bharu, the average seawater temperature in April is 29.4°C (84.9°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in April in Kota Bharu?

The average length of the day in April is 12.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Kota Bharu?

The month with the most sunshine in Kota Bharu is April, with an average of 8.9h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Kota Bharu have in April?

In Kota Bharu, the average sunshine in April is 8.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kota Bharu?

January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kota Bharu, Malaysia.

How high is the UV index in April in Kota Bharu?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index in Kota Bharu is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 23.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in April: 85.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (656.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (50.1mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and April (5 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 29.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.9h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

Average UV index in April - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in April: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, November and December (UV index 11).