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

October weather forecast and climate
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

October, like September, is another hot autumn month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 30.8°C (87.4°F) and 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Temperature

In October, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still tropical 30.8°C (87.4°F). In October, the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Bharu, in October, during 14.6 rainfall days, 268.7mm (10.6") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kota Bharu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 130.6 days and collects up to 2599.2mm (102.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kota Bharu, the average seawater temperature in October is 29.5°C (85.1°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.

Daylight

In October, the average length of the day in Kota Bharu is 12h.

Sunshine

In Kota Bharu, the average sunshine is 6h.

UV index

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. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in October in Kota Bharu?

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, in October, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

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

In Kota Bharu, in October, it is raining for 14.6 days, with typically 268.7mm (10.6") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in October in Kota Bharu?

In Kota Bharu, in October, the average water temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Kota Bharu have in October?

In Kota Bharu, the average length of the day in October is 12h.

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

In October, the average sunshine is 6h.

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.

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

The average daily maximum UV index in October is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in October: 30.8°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 October: 23.4°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 October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in October: 268.7mm

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 October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in October: 14.6 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 October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in October: 29.5°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 October / Average sunshine in October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in October: 12h

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 October: 6h

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 October - Kota Bharu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in October: 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).