Langkawi
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Langkawi, Malaysia

January, the same as December, in Langkawi, Malaysia, is another hot winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 33°C (91.4°F) and 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). In Langkawi, in January, the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In January, in Langkawi, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout January, 50mm (2") of precipitation is accumulated. In Langkawi, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 171 days and collects up to 2305mm (90.7") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January, February and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Langkawi. 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

January, November and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Langkawi.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January through April, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Langkawi are January through October, 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.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. 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 January in Langkawi?

In January, in Langkawi, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Langkawi?

In January, in Langkawi, Malaysia, the rain falls for 4 days. Throughout January, 50mm (2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the coldest sea water in Langkawi?

January, February and December, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are months with the coldest seawater. 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 sea water temperature in January in Langkawi?

In Langkawi, Malaysia, in January, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°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 month with the shortest days in Langkawi?

January, November and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

What is the average length of the day in January in Langkawi?

In January, the average length of the day in Langkawi is 11.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Langkawi?

January through April, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Langkawi.

How many hours of sunshine does Langkawi have in January?

In January, the average sunshine in Langkawi, Malaysia, is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Langkawi?

Months with the highest UV index in Langkawi, Malaysia, are January through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in January in Langkawi?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Langkawi, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (34°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August, September and October (31°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 50mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (344mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (47mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 4 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are September and October (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (4 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 28°C

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.8h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Langkawi, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in January: 12

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