Kuala Terengganu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

The last month of the summer, August, is another tropical month in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

In Kuala Terengganu, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 30°C (86°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In August, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout August, 172mm (6.8") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 177 rainfall days, and 2988mm (117.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuala Terengganu, the average seawater temperature in August is 29.3°C (84.7°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In Kuala Terengganu, the average sunshine in August is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in August interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in August in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, in August, 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 August in Kuala Terengganu?

In August, in Kuala Terengganu, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout August, 172mm (6.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in August in Kuala Terengganu?

In August, the average sea temperature is 29.3°C (84.7°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.

How many hours of daylight does Kuala Terengganu have in August?

In Kuala Terengganu, the average length of the day in August is 12.3h.

How long on average sun shines in August in Kuala Terengganu?

The average sunshine in August in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is 6h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kuala Terengganu?

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

What is the UV index intensity in August in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in August: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May, June and July (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, November and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March, April, May, June and July (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, August, September, October, November and December (22°C).

Average rainfall in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in August: 172mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (634mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (106mm).

Average rainfall days in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 14 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (23 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (9 days).

Average sea temperature in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.3°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are May and June (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (26.8°C).

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in August: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 4).

Average UV index in August - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in August: 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).