The climate in Kota Bharu during August can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
August is in the summer in Kota Bharu and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||31.8°C 89.2°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.5°C 74.2°F|
|Average temperature||27.6°C 81.7°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||199 mm 7.8 ins|
|Rainy days||16 days|
|Sea temperature||29.5°C 85.1°F|
|Windspeed||5.4kph 3 mph|
On average August is the 6th wettest month of the year in Kota Bharu with around 199mm 7.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Kota Bharu in August 2023.
Best places to visit in August
|Hottest month:||May||32.4°C 90.3°F|
|Driest month:||April||81mm 3.2ins|
|Coldest month:||January||28.9°C 84°F|
|Wettest month:||December||558mm 22ins|