Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

December weather forecast and climate
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

An aerial view of a beautiful green park and the distant skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with the perfect Skyview
An aerial view of a beautiful green park and the distant skyscrapers of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with the perfect Skyview
December is wet and damp in Kuala Lumpur with the average temperatures in the 23.3°C (73.9°F) to 31.7°C (89.1°F) range. There is hardly any winter cold as the wet season is mostly humid and cloudy.
The daily sunshine registers 150 hours, along with 21 rainy days during the month. Thunderstorms and flash floods are frequent in the monsoon period as the rain registers 251.5mm (9.9") in December.
Christmas and New Year's Eve draw many international visitors to the mild weather in Kuala Lumpur as the festivities bring an atmosphere of joy. Expect much rain - carry an umbrella or wear a jacket.

What is the coldest month in Kuala Lumpur?

January, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the coldest months.

What is the temperature in December in Kuala Lumpur?

In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in December, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in December in Kuala Lumpur?

In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in December, during 21 rainfall days, 232mm (9.1") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kuala Lumpur?

With an average of 11.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Kuala Lumpur.

What is the average length of the day in December in Kuala Lumpur?

In December, the average length of the day in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, is 11.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kuala Lumpur?

November and December, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Kuala Lumpur.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuala Lumpur have in December?

In Kuala Lumpur, the average sunshine in December is 5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kuala Lumpur?

Months with the highest UV index in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Kuala Lumpur?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

What is the UV index reading in December in Kuala Lumpur?

The average daily maximum UV index in December is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in December: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, November and December (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May, June and October (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in December - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in December: 232mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (278mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (130mm).

Average rainfall days in December - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 21 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (25 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (12 days).

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in December: 5h

Months with most sunshine are February, March, April, May, June and July (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in December - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in December: 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).