January weather forecast
Ipoh, Malaysia

Weather in January

January in Ipoh, Malaysia, is a hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30°C (86°F) and an average low of 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Temperature

In January, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in December - a hot 30°C (86°F). In Ipoh, the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F).

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is calculated to be a torrid 38.5°C (101.3°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like pregnancy, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
The human body normally cools itself by perspiration, as evaporated sweat carries heat away from the body. With a lot of moisture in the air, the evaporation process is not as effective, and the body does not cool down as efficiently, creating a perception of overheating. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

In Ipoh, the average relative humidity is 83%.

Rainfall

In Ipoh, Malaysia,, during 27.3 rainfall days, 145mm (5.71") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Ipoh, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 299.4 days and collects up to 2119mm (83.43") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine in Ipoh, Malaysia, is 7.6h.

UV index

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Ipoh. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in January interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in January in Ipoh?

In January, in Ipoh, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.9°C (69.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in January is calculated to be 38.5°C (101.3°F).

What is the average humidity in January in Ipoh?

In Ipoh, the average relative humidity in January is 83%.

How much does it rain in Ipoh in January?

In Ipoh, during January, the rain falls for 27.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 145mm (5.71") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Ipoh?

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

How many hours of daylight does Ipoh have in January?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Ipoh have in January?

In Ipoh, the average sunshine in January is 7.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Ipoh?

January through March, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Ipoh.

How high is the UV index in January in Ipoh?

In January, the average daily maximum UV index in Ipoh, Malaysia, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average temperature in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 30°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in January: 20.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (22.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.9°C).

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Average pressure in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average pressure in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in January: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.8mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (1009mbar).

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Average wind speed in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average wind speed in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in January: 3.6km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are July and September (3.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.3km/h).

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Average humidity in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average humidity in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in January: 83%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (75%).

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Average rainfall in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average rainfall in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 145mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (282mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (84mm).

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Average rainfall days in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average rainfall days in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 27.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (29.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is June (18 days).

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Average daylight in January /
Average sunshine in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

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

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

  • Average sunshine in January: 7.6h

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average sunshine days in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average sunshine days in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is June (10.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (0.4 days).

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Average UV index in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average UV index in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in January: 6

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average cloud cover in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 52).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 36).

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Average visibility in January
Ipoh, Malaysia

Average visibility in January - Ipoh, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in January: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December (8km).

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