January weather forecast and climate
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Weather in January

January, like December, in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is a moderately hot winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 27.2°C (81°F) and an average low of 24.1°C (75.4°F).

Temperature

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

Heat index

In January, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 30.5°C (86.9°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'real feel', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like pregnancy, metabolic differences, differences in body mass, height, and shape, 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. 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

The most humid month is January, with an average relative humidity of 83%.

Rainfall

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 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, Malaysia.
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 Kuala Terengganu, the average sunshine in January is 6.9h.

UV index

January, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In January, 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Kuala Terengganu?

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).

What is the temperature in January in Kuala Terengganu?

In Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, 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. 'feels like', 'real feel'), which combines air temperature and relative humidity, in January is evaluated at 30.5°C (86.9°F).

What is the most humid month in Kuala Terengganu?

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

What is the average humidity in January in Kuala Terengganu?

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

How much does it rain in Kuala Terengganu in January?

In January, in Kuala Terengganu, the rain falls for 23.3 days. Throughout January, 207mm (8.15") of precipitation is accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Kuala Terengganu?

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

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

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

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

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

The average sunshine in January in Kuala Terengganu is 6.9h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in January in Kuala Terengganu?

The average daily maximum UV index in January in Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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).

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Average pressure in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average pressure in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average pressure in January: 1011.5mbar

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 January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average wind speed in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average wind speed in January: 11.5km/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 January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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%).

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Average rainfall in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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).

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Average rainfall days in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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).

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Average sea temperature in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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).

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

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).

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Average sunshine days in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average sunshine days in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average sunshine days in January: 5.5 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 January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

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).

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Average cloud cover in January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average cloud cover in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average cloud cover in January: 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 January
Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia

Average visibility in January - Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia
  • Average visibility in January: 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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