When is the best time to go to Kuantan

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Kuantan, Malaysia. These are based on an analysis of weather averages such as temperature, rainfall and number of hours of sunshine. These ratings are based solely on the climate and do not take into account other factors such as accommodation prices and how busy it is likely to be.

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Kuantan weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Kuantan are based solely on the weather and do not take into accounts accommodation prices, how busy it will be and what events are on.

January

Kuantan January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
26°C 310mm 5.5hrs 12.7hrs 27°C

January in Kuantan is generally very wet with the temperature being hot.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Kuantan, with some very good weather at this time of year.

January is in the winter in Kuantan and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (85°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 310mm 12.2 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in January »

February

Kuantan February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 177mm 7hrs 12.7hrs 27°C

February in Kuantan is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

February is in the winter in Kuantan and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 22°C (71°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 177mm 7 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in February »

March

Kuantan March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
28°C 174mm 7.1hrs 12.8hrs 28°C

The weather in March in Kuantan is characteristically hot, humid and wet.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

March is in the spring in Kuantan and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 174mm 6.9 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 10 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in March »

April

Kuantan April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 176mm 7.3hrs 12.9hrs 30°C

Kuantan's weather in April is typically hot, humid and wet in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

April is in the spring in Kuantan and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 176mm 6.9 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 7.3 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in April »

May

Kuantan May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
30°C 173mm 7.1hrs 13hrs 30°C

May is a wet, humid month in Kuantan and the temperature is generally hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

May is in the spring in Kuantan and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 173mm 6.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.1 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in May »

June

Kuantan June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 137mm 6.7hrs 12.7hrs 30°C

The climate in Kuantan during June can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

June is in the summer in Kuantan and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Kuantan with around 137mm 5.4 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in June »

July

Kuantan July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 134mm 6.9hrs 12.7hrs 29°C

July in Kuantan is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

July is in the summer in Kuantan and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 134mm 5.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in July »

August

Kuantan August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 155mm 6.6hrs 12.8hrs 29°C

The weather in August in Kuantan is characteristically hot, humid and wet.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

August is in the summer in Kuantan and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 155mm 6.1 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in August »

September

Kuantan September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 187mm 6hrs 12.9hrs 29°C

Kuantan's weather in September is typically hot, humid and wet in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

September is in the fall / autumn in Kuantan and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 187mm 7.4 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in September »

October

Kuantan October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
29°C 247mm 5.5hrs 13hrs 29°C

October is a very wet, humid month in Kuantan and the temperature is generally hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

October is in the fall / autumn in Kuantan and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 247mm 9.7 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 5.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in October »

November

Kuantan November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
27°C 318mm 4.2hrs 12.7hrs 29°C

November is a very wet, humid month in Kuantan and the temperature is generally hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Kuantan for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

November is in the fall / autumn in Kuantan and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 318mm 12.5 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 20 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in November »

December

Kuantan December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length Sea temp
26°C 563mm 3.9hrs 12.7hrs 28°C

December in Kuantan is generally very wet with the temperature being hot.

It is perhaps a good month to visit Kuantan, with some very good weather at this time of year.

December is in the winter in Kuantan and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 29°C (84°F), whilst at night 22°C (72°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Kuantan with around 563mm 22.2 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 19 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

Kuantan weather in December »

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Kuantan weather stats

Kuantan weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32.5°C 90.5°F
Driest month: July 134mm 5.3ins
Sunniest month: April 7.3hrs
Coldest month: January 29°C 84.2°F
Wettest month: December 563mm 22.2ins
Warmest sea: May 30°C 86°F
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