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

May weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

May, the last month of the spring, in Kuala Terengganu, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

April through July, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Kuala Terengganu, during 13 rainfall days, 135mm (5.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kuala Terengganu, there are 177 rainfall days, and 2988mm (117.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

May and June, with an average sea temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: 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.

Daylight

May through July, with an average of 12.4h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Kuala Terengganu.

Sunshine

In Kuala Terengganu, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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 warmest month in Kuala Terengganu?

April through July, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are warmest months in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia.

What is the temperature in May in Kuala Terengganu?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 31°C (87.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How much does it rain in Kuala Terengganu in May?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, in May, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 135mm (5.3") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea warmest in Kuala Terengganu?

Months with the warmest seawater are May and June, with an average sea temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F).

How warm is the water in May in Kuala Terengganu?

In May, the average sea temperature in Kuala Terengganu is 29.9°C (85.8°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.

When are the longest days in Kuala Terengganu?

Months with the longest days in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, are May through July, with an average of 12.4h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Kuala Terengganu have in May?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, the average length of the day in May is 12.4h.

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

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kuala Terengganu?

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Kuala Terengganu?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuala Terengganu is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°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 May: 23°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 May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in May: 135mm

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

Average rainfall days in May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 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 May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.9°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 May / Average sunshine in May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.4h

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 May: 7h

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 May - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in May: 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).