December weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter, in Kuala Terengganu, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 24.8°C (76.6°F) and max 27.9°C (82.2°F).

Temperature

In Kuala Terengganu, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in November - a still moderately hot 27.9°C (82.2°F). The average low-temperature, in December, is 24.8°C (76.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is evaluated at a hot 32.2°C (90°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. Additional factors like activity, wind, clothing, and metabolic differences affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is 82%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Kuala Terengganu is December when the rain falls for 26.9 days and typically aggregates up to 371mm (14.61") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Kuala Terengganu, the average seawater temperature in December is 28°C (82.4°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight.

Sunshine

The month with the least sunshine in Kuala Terengganu is December, with an average of 6.7h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In December, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in December in Kuala Terengganu?

In December, in Kuala Terengganu, the average high-temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, in December is evaluated at 32.2°C (90°F).

What is the average humidity in December in Kuala Terengganu?

The average relative humidity in December is 82%.

What is the rainiest month in Kuala Terengganu?

The month with the most rainfall in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is December when the rain falls for 26.9 days and typically aggregates up to 371mm (14.61") of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in December in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, in December, during 26.9 rainfall days, 371mm (14.61") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in December in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, in December, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°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.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kuala Terengganu?

The month with the shortest days in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is December, with an average of 11.8h of daylight.

What is the average length of the day in December in Kuala Terengganu?

The average length of the day in December is 11.8h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kuala Terengganu?

With an average of 6.7h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuala Terengganu have in December?

The average sunshine in December is 6.7h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Kuala Terengganu?

Months with the lowest UV index in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, are January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

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

In December, the average daily maximum UV index in Kuala Terengganu is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average temperature in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in December: 27.9°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and June (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (27.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in December: 24.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (23.8°C).

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Average pressure in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average pressure in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in December: 1010.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.6mbar).
Months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and June (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average wind speed in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in December: 10.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (11.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (7.1km/h).

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Average humidity in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average humidity in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in December: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (83%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, June, August, September and October (77%).

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Average rainfall in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average rainfall in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in December: 371mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (371mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (89mm).

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Average rainfall days in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average rainfall days in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in December: 26.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (28.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (16 days).

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Average sea temperature in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average sea temperature in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in December: 28°C

The 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).

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Average daylight in December /
Average sunshine in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average daylight in December / Average sunshine in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in December: 11.8h

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

  • Average sunshine in December: 6.7h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.7h).

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Average sunshine days in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average sunshine days in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in December: 3.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (10.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (0.9 days).

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Average UV index in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average UV index in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in December: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average cloud cover in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in December: 53

Months with the most cloud cover are January and December (Cloud cover 53).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 31).

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Average visibility in December
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average visibility in December - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in December: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, November and December (9km).

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