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

October weather forecast and climate
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

October, like September, is a 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 Kota Bharu, the average high-temperature is relatively 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 October, the rain falls for 14.6 days. Throughout October, 268.7mm (10.6") of precipitation is 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 seawater temperature in October is 29.5°C (85.1°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 12h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is 6h.

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 of 11, and more, symbolizes 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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

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.

How warm is the water in October in Kota Bharu?

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

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

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

In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the average sunshine in October is 6h.

When is the highest UV index in Kota Bharu?

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

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

In October, the average daily maximum UV index in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the 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).