Kota Bharu Weather in December

What's the weather like in Kota Bharu (Kelantan) in December 2023?

The climate in Kota Bharu during December can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.

December is in the winter in Kota Bharu and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

Kota Bharu weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 28.7°C 83.7°F
Nightly temperature 23.1°C 73.6°F
Average temperature 25.9°C 78.6°F
Daily sunshine 5.2 hrs
Avg rainfall 558 mm 22 ins
Rainy days 24 days
Sea temperature 28°C 82.5°F
Humidity 85%
Windspeed 9kph 6 mph

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Kota Bharu with around 558mm 22 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 24 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.2 hours of sunshine per day.

December temperatures in Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu average temperature in December

December rainfall

Kota Bharu average rain in December

December hourly sunshine

Kota Bharu average rain in December

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 December 2023.

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Kota Bharu weather stats

Kota Bharu weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32.4°C 90.3°F
Driest month: April 81mm 3.2ins
Sunniest month: April 8.8hrs
Coldest month: January 28.9°C 84°F
Wettest month: December 558mm 22ins
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