January weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

January, the same as December, is another warm winter month in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, with average temperature fluctuating between 27.2°C (81°F) and 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Temperature

January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a tropical 30.5°C (86.9°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, metabolic differences, clothing), and activity. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

January is the most humid month in Kuala Terengganu, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

Rainfall

In Kuala Terengganu, during January, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 207mm (8.15") of precipitation. In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 301.7 days and collects up to 2035mm (80.12") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F), January is the month with the coldest seawater in Kuala Terengganu.
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

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

Sunshine

In January, the average sunshine is 6.9h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the coldest month in Kuala Terengganu?

The coldest month in Kuala Terengganu is January, with an average high-temperature of 27.2°C (81°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

What is the temperature in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In January, the average high-temperature is 27.2°C (81°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.1°C (75.4°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in January is calculated to 30.5°C (86.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Kuala Terengganu?

January is the most humid month in Kuala Terengganu, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

What is the average humidity in January in Kuala Terengganu?

The average relative humidity in January in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is 83%.

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

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, during January, the rain falls for 23.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 207mm (8.15") of precipitation.

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Kuala Terengganu?

With an average sea temperature of 26.8°C (80.2°F), January is the month with the coldest seawater in Kuala Terengganu.

How warm is the water in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, in January, the average water temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°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.

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

In January, the average length of the day in Kuala Terengganu is 11.9h.

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

The average sunshine in January is 6.9h.

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

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

How high is the UV index in January in Kuala Terengganu?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Kuala Terengganu is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in January: 27.2°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 January: 24.1°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).

Average humidity in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average humidity in January: 83%

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

Average rainfall in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in January: 207mm

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

Average rainfall days in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in January: 23.3 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).

Average sea temperature in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in January: 26.8°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).

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

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 January: 6.9h

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

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