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

December weather forecast and climate
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with average temperature ranging between max 28.6°C (83.5°F) and min 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Temperature

December is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Bharu, during 17 rainfall days, 571mm (22.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 130.6 rainfall days, and 2599.2mm (102.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kota Bharu, the average water temperature is 28.2°C (82.8°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

January, November and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Kota Bharu.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is 4.8h.

UV index

June, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index in Kota Bharu, Malaysia. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Kota Bharu?

With an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F), December is the coldest month.

What is the temperature in December in Kota Bharu?

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, in December, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.7°C (72.9°F).

How much does it rain in Kota Bharu in December?

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, during December, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 571mm (22.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in December in Kota Bharu?

In December, the average sea temperature in Kota Bharu is 28.2°C (82.8°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 month with the shortest days in Kota Bharu?

January, November and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

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

In Kota Bharu, the average length of the day in December is 11.8h.

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

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the average sunshine in December is 4.8h.

When is the lowest UV index in Kota Bharu?

June, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kota Bharu?

The average daily maximum UV index in December in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in December: 28.6°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 December: 22.7°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 December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in December: 571mm

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 December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 17 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 December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28.2°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 December / Average sunshine in December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.8h

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 December: 4.8h

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 December - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in December: 11

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).