Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

April, like March, is another tropical spring month in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32.2°C (90°F) and an average low of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Temperature

April is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 32.2°C (90°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, during April, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 114.2mm (4.5") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kota Kinabalu, there are 140 rainfall days, and 2547.2mm (100.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kota Kinabalu, in April, the average water temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°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

In April, the average length of the day in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, is 12.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 8.2h of sunshine, April has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in April interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 warmest month in Kota Kinabalu?

With an average high-temperature of 32.2°C (90°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F), April is the warmest month in Kota Kinabalu.

What is the temperature in April in Kota Kinabalu?

In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, in April, the average high-temperature is 32.2°C (90°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.1°C (75.4°F).

How much does it rain in Kota Kinabalu in April?

In Kota Kinabalu, in April, during 8 rainfall days, 114.2mm (4.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in April in Kota Kinabalu?

In April, the average sea temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°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.

How many hours of daylight does Kota Kinabalu have in April?

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

What month has the most sunshine in Kota Kinabalu?

With an average of 8.2h of sunshine, April has the most sunshine of the year in Kota Kinabalu.

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

In April, the average sunshine in Kota Kinabalu is 8.2h.

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

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu.

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

In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 24.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.9°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in April: 114.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (345.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (50.5mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (6 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 28.6°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.1°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kota Kinabalu, 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 and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 8.2h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6h).

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

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