Kuching
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

April weather forecast and climate
Kuching, Malaysia

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Kuching, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F) and an average high of 32.3°C (90.1°F).

Temperature

In Kuching, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still tropical 32.3°C (90.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Kuching, is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

Rainfall

In Kuching, during April, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 272.9mm (10.7") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kuching, there are 207 rainfall days, and 4116.7mm (162.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater in Kuching are April through November, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F).
Note: For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

Daylight

April through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuching is 5.4h.

UV index

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in April interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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 temperature in April in Kuching?

The average high-temperature, in April, is 32.3°C (90.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.4°C (74.1°F).

How much does it rain in Kuching in April?

In Kuching, during April, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 272.9mm (10.7") of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Kuching?

Months with the warmest seawater in Kuching are April through November, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F).

How warm is the water in April in Kuching?

In April, the average sea temperature in Kuching, Malaysia, is 30°C (86°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

When are the longest days in Kuching?

April through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days in Kuching, Malaysia.

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

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

How many hours of sunshine does Kuching have in April?

The average sunshine in April in Kuching is 5.4h.

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

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kuching.

What is the UV index intensity in April in Kuching?

The average daily maximum UV index in April in Kuching, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in April - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in April: 32.3°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in April: 23.4°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.6°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, September, October, November and December (22.9°C).

Average rainfall in April - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in April: 272.9mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (684.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (185.6mm).

Average rainfall days in April - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 17 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, November and December (22 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (13 days).

Average sea temperature in April - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (28°C).

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

Months with the longest days are April, May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in April: 5.4h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 6.3h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 3.5h).

Average UV index in April - Kuching, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in April: 12

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