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 varying between 32.4°C (90.3°F) and 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 is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 32.4°C (90.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Kota Bharu, is 23.8°C (74.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Bharu, in April, it is raining for 5 days, with typically 85.6mm (3.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 130.6 rainfall days, and 2599.2mm (102.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In April, the average sea 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

April has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 8.9h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kota Bharu are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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 Kota Bharu, in April, the average high-temperature is 32.4°C (90.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.8°C (74.8°F).

How much does it rain in Kota Bharu in April?

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, in April, during 5 rainfall days, 85.6mm (3.4") of precipitation is typically 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). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

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

In April, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Kota Bharu?

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

How long on average sun shines in April in Kota Bharu?

In April, the average sunshine is 8.9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kota Bharu?

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Kota Bharu?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).