Pangkor Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

January weather forecast and climate
Pangkor Island, Malaysia

Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
Rocks in the shallow clear waters of Pangkor Island in Malaysia, and a stunning view of a tropical mountain forest
January in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is a tropical winter month, with average temperature varying between 30°C (86°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in December - a hot 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In January, in Pangkor Island, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout January, 152mm (6") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 195 rainfall days, and 2235mm (88") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), January is the month with the coldest seawater.
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 are January, November and December, with an average of 11.9h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in January interpret into the following advice:
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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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 Pangkor Island?

In January, in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in January in Pangkor Island?

In January, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout January, 152mm (6") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Pangkor Island?

The month with the coldest seawater in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is January, with an average sea temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

What is the water temperature in January in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, 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 Pangkor Island?

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

What is the average length of the day in January in Pangkor Island?

In January, the average length of the day in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in January in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, the average sunshine in January is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

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

What is the UV index intensity in January in Pangkor Island?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in January - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 152mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (287mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (113mm).

Average rainfall days in January - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

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

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April, May, June, July and August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28°C).

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are August, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in January - Pangkor Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in January: 12

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).