Kuala Terengganu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

January, the same as December, is another warm winter month in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

January, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are the coldest months.

Rainfall

In Kuala Terengganu, in January, during 13 rainfall days, 258mm (10.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177 days and collects up to 2988mm (117.6") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January is the month with the coldest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°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

The average length of the day in January is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In Kuala Terengganu, the average sunshine in January is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What are the coldest months in Kuala Terengganu?

January, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are the coldest months in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia.

What is the temperature in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, in January, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Kuala Terengganu in January?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, in January, during 13 rainfall days, 258mm (10.2") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What month is the sea coldest in Kuala Terengganu?

With an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F), January is the month with the coldest seawater in Kuala Terengganu.

How warm is the water in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In January, the average sea temperature in Kuala Terengganu is 26.8°C (80.2°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 Kuala Terengganu have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuala Terengganu have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Kuala Terengganu is 6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuala Terengganu is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May, June and July (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, November and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22°C

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

Average rainfall in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 258mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (634mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (106mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (23 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (9 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are May and June (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (26.8°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in January: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and December (UV index 11).