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 fluctuating between 22°C (71.6°F) and 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Pangkor Island, during January, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 152mm (6") of precipitation. In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 195 days and collects up to 2235mm (88") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

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

Sunshine

The average sunshine in January is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

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 much does it rain in Pangkor Island in January?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, in January, it is raining for 12 days, with typically 152mm (6") of accumulated precipitation.

When is the sea coldest in Pangkor Island?

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

What is the water temperature in January in Pangkor Island?

In Pangkor Island, Malaysia, the average seawater temperature in January 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 Pangkor Island?

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

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

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

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

The average sunshine in January in Pangkor Island, Malaysia, is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Pangkor Island 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 is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's 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).