Kuantan
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kuantan, Malaysia

April, the same as March, in Kuantan, Malaysia, is another hot spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 32.4°C (90.3°F) and min 22.8°C (73°F).

Temperature

In Kuantan, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 32.4°C (90.3°F). The average low-temperature, in Kuantan, is 22.8°C (73°F).

Rainfall

In Kuantan, in April, during 16.3 rainfall days, 163.6mm (6.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 156.3 rainfall days, and 2900.5mm (114.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuantan, the average water temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°F).
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

In Kuantan, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuantan, Malaysia, is 6.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Kuantan are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In April, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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 temperature in April in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, in April, the average high-temperature is 32.4°C (90.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

How much does it rain in Kuantan in April?

In Kuantan, in April, during 16.3 rainfall days, 163.6mm (6.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in April in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average seawater temperature in April is 29.3°C (84.7°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.

What is the average length of the day in April in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average length of the day in April is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuantan have in April?

The average sunshine in April is 6.8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kuantan?

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

What is the UV index intensity in April in Kuantan?

In April, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 22.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.5°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in April: 163.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (563.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (142mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 16.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March and June (9 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 29.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

Average daylight in April / Average sunshine in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.2h

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

  • Average sunshine in April: 6.8h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in April - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in April: 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).