August weather forecast
Kuantan, Malaysia

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Kuantan, is another tropical month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 22.5°C (72.5°F) and 32.3°C (90.1°F).

Temperature

In Kuantan, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still hot 32.3°C (90.1°F). The average low-temperature, in August, is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Rainfall

In Kuantan, it is raining for 11 days, with typically 174mm (6.85") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Kuantan, there are 156.3 rainfall days, and 2901mm (114.21") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average seawater temperature in August is 29.2°C (84.6°F).
Note: 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

In August, the average length of the day is 12h and 14min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 7:21 pm. On the last day of August, in Kuantan, sunrise is at 7:01 am and sunset at 7:13 pm +08.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in August is 6.2h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Kuantan 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 excessive health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: 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. 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. 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. 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 August in Kuantan?

The average high-temperature, in August, in Kuantan, is 32.3°C (90.1°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

How many days does it rain in August in Kuantan?

In August, in Kuantan, Malaysia, the rain falls for 11 days. Throughout August, 174mm (6.85") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in August in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, in August, the average water temperature is 29.2°C (84.6°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 average length of the day in August in Kuantan?

In August, the average day length in Kuantan is 12h and 14min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in August in Kuantan?

On the first day of August in Kuantan, Malaysia, sunrise is at 7:05 am and sunset at 7:21 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 7:01 am and sunset at 7:13 pm +08.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuantan have in August?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average sunshine duration in August is 6.2h.

When is the highest UV index in Kuantan?

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

How high is the UV index in August in Kuantan?

In Kuantan, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in August is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average temperature in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in August: 32.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (28.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in August: 22.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (23.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (21.5°C).

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Average rainfall in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average rainfall in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in August: 173.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (563.9mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (142mm).

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Average rainfall days in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average rainfall days in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in August: 11 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (19 days).
The months with the least rainy days are February, March and June (9 days).

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Average sea temperature in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average sea temperature in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in August: 29.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.3°C).

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Average daylight in August /
Average sunshine in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average daylight in August / Average sunshine in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in August: 12h and 14min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 20min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 55min).

  • Average sunshine in August: 6h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3h and 36min).

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Average UV index in August
Kuantan, Malaysia

Average UV index in August - Kuantan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in August: 12

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

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