Miri
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Miri, Malaysia

January, like December, in Miri, Malaysia, is a moderately hot winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 29.9°C (85.8°F) and 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F), January is the coldest month.

Rainfall

In Miri, during 14 rainfall days, 240.5mm (9.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Miri, during the entire year, the rain falls for 159 days and collects up to 2713.6mm (106.8") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Miri, the average seawater temperature is 27.8°C (82°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

January has the least sunshine of the year in Miri, with an average of 5.5h of sunshine.

UV index

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Miri. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in January transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Miri?

January is the coldest month in Miri, Malaysia, with an average high-temperature of 29.9°C (85.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 23.1°C (73.6°F).

What is the temperature in January in Miri?

The average high-temperature, in January, is 29.9°C (85.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

How much does it rain in Miri in January?

In Miri, Malaysia, during January, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 240.5mm (9.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in January in Miri?

In January, the average sea temperature is 27.8°C (82°F). 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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Miri?

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

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

In January, the average length of the day in Miri is 11.9h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Miri?

With an average of 5.5h of sunshine, January has the least sunshine of the year in Miri, Malaysia.

How many hours of sunshine does Miri have in January?

In Miri, Malaysia, the average sunshine in January is 5.5h.

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

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Miri, Malaysia.

How high is the UV index in January in Miri?

The average daily maximum UV index in January is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in January - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 29.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 23.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.1°C).

Average rainfall in January - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 240.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (349.2mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (134.4mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (18 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (9 days).

Average sea temperature in January - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 27.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.1°C).

Average daylight in January / Average sunshine in January - Miri, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in January: 11.9h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • Average sunshine in January: 5.5h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5.5h).

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

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