Monthly weather forecast and climate
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The best time to visit Kota Bharu

The best months for a swim in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, are February and April, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, the same as December, is a moderately hot winter month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with average temperature varying between 29°C (84.2°F) and 22.5°C (72.5°F). In January, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in December - a still moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is also a moderately hot month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.7°C (72.9°F) and an average high of 29.9°C (85.8°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.8°C (82°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 50.1mm (1.97") of accumulated rainfall, makes February the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Kota Bharu, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.1°C (88°F) and an average low of 23.1°C (73.6°F). In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the average high-temperature in March is relatively the same as in February - a tropical 31.1°C (88°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, like March, is a hot spring month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32.4°C (90.3°F) and an average low of 23.8°C (74.8°F). An excellent water temperature of 29.4°C (84.9°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 85.6mm (3.37") of accumulated rainfall, makes April a prime for swimming and other water activities. Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Kota Bharu, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 32.7°C (90.9°F) and 24.2°C (75.6°F). The warmest month is May, with an average high-temperature of 32.7°C (90.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.2°C (75.6°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is also a hot month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with average temperature ranging between min 23.8°C (74.8°F) and max 32.3°C (90.1°F). In Kota Bharu, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in May - a still tropical 32.3°C (90.1°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is another tropical summer month, with average temperature ranging between max 31.9°C (89.4°F) and min 23.4°C (74.1°F). In Kota Bharu, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in June - a still tropical 31.9°C (89.4°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Kota Bharu, is also a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.8°C (89.2°F) and an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F). In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still tropical 31.8°C (89.2°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a hot month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.5°C (88.7°F) and an average low of 23.3°C (73.9°F). In September, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still hot 31.5°C (88.7°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, is a hot autumn month, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.8°C (87.4°F) and 23.4°C (74.1°F). In Kota Bharu, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in September - a still hot 30.8°C (87.4°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn, in Kota Bharu, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.4°C (84.9°F) and min 22.9°C (73.2°F). In Kota Bharu, the average high-temperature in November is practically the same as in October - a warm 29.4°C (84.9°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a moderately hot month in Kota Bharu, Malaysia, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 22.7°C (72.9°F). With an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F), December is the coldest month. Weather in December »
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in Kota Bharu?

Throughout the year, there are 130.6 rainfall days, and 2599.2mm (102.33") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Kota Bharu?

The month with the coldest seawater is January, with an average sea temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F).

What is the month with the shortest days in Kota Bharu?

January, November and December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight, are months with the shortest days.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kota Bharu?

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

What is the driest month in Kota Bharu?

The month with the least rainfall is February when the rain falls for 5 days and typically collects 50.1mm (1.97") of precipitation.

What month has the most sunshine in Kota Bharu?

April has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 8.9h of sunshine.

What is the warmest month in Kota Bharu?

May is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 32.7°C (90.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.2°C (75.6°F).

When is the sea warmest in Kota Bharu?

May is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average sea temperature of 30.3°C (86.5°F).

When are the longest days in Kota Bharu?

The month with the longest days is June, with an average of 12.5h of daylight.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Kota Bharu?

June, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the lowest UV index in Kota Bharu.

What is the wettest month in Kota Bharu?

November is the month with the most rainfall in Kota Bharu. Rain falls for 20 days and accumulates 656.1mm (25.83") of precipitation.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kota Bharu?

With an average of 4.7h of sunshine, November has the least sunshine of the year.

What is the coldest month in Kota Bharu?

The coldest month in Kota Bharu is December, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°C (83.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 22.7°C (72.9°F).

Average temperature
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average temperature - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.6°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.5°C).

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Average rainfall
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average rainfall - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (656.1mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (50.1mm).

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Average rainfall days
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average rainfall days - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (20 days).
Months with the least rainy days are February and April (5 days).

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Average sea temperature
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average sea temperature - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is May (30.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 4.7h).

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Average UV index
Kota Bharu, Malaysia

Average UV index - Kota Bharu, Malaysia

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

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