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January weather forecast and climate
Malacca, Malaysia

January, like December, is another tropical winter month in Malacca, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 22.5°C (72.5°F) and 31.4°C (88.5°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a still hot 31.4°C (88.5°F). In Malacca, Malaysia, the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 7 days and typically collects 73.3mm (2.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the coldest seawater are January and February, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).
Note: 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

January, November and December, with an average of 12h of daylight, are months with the shortest days in Malacca.

Sunshine

In Malacca, the average sunshine is 6.2h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Malacca are January through May, July through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In January, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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 temperature in January in Malacca?

The average high-temperature, in January, in Malacca, is 31.4°C (88.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

How much does it rain in Malacca in January?

In Malacca, Malaysia, in January, during 7 rainfall days, 73.3mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the driest month in Malacca?

January is the month with the least rainfall in Malacca. Rain falls for 7 days and accumulates 73.3mm (2.9") of precipitation.

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

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

What is the sea water temperature in January in Malacca?

In Malacca, in January, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°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 Malacca?

January, November and December, with an average of 12h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

How many hours of daylight does Malacca have in January?

In January, the average length of the day in Malacca, Malaysia, is 12h.

How many hours of sunshine does Malacca have in January?

The average sunshine in January in Malacca, Malaysia, is 6.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Malacca?

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

How high is the UV index in January in Malacca?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Malacca, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 31.4°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (32.6°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are August and December (30.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22.5°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (23.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°C).

Average rainfall in January - Malacca, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 73.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (231.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (73.3mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Malacca, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (7 days).

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

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

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Malacca, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in January: 12h

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 January: 6.2h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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

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