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

December weather forecast and climate
Kuantan, Malaysia

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Kuantan, Malaysia, with average temperature fluctuating between 22.1°C (71.8°F) and 28.9°C (84°F).

Temperature

The coldest month is December, with an average high-temperature of 28.9°C (84°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.1°C (71.8°F).

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Kuantan is December when the rain falls for 18 days and typically aggregates up to 563.9mm (22.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kuantan, the average water temperature is 28.3°C (82.9°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.

Daylight

Months with the shortest days in Kuantan are January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

With an average of 3.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

UV index

June and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 11 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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 coldest month in Kuantan?

With an average high-temperature of 28.9°C (84°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.1°C (71.8°F), December is the coldest month in Kuantan, Malaysia.

What is the temperature in December in Kuantan?

The average high-temperature, in December, in Kuantan, is 28.9°C (84°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.1°C (71.8°F).

How much does it rain in Kuantan in December?

In Kuantan, during December, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 563.9mm (22.2") of precipitation.

What is the wettest month in Kuantan?

December is the month with the most rainfall in Kuantan, Malaysia. Rain falls for 18 days and accumulates 563.9mm (22.2") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in December in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average seawater temperature in December is 28.3°C (82.9°F). 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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kuantan?

January and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Kuantan.

How many hours of daylight does Kuantan have in December?

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

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kuantan?

With an average of 3.6h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Kuantan.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuantan have in December?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average sunshine in December is 3.6h.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Kuantan, Malaysia, are June and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

How high is the UV index in December in Kuantan?

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuantan is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in December: 28.9°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 December: 22.1°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 December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in December: 563.9mm

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 December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 18 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 December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28.3°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 December / Average sunshine in December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.9h

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 December: 3.6h

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 December - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in December: 11

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).