weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Malaysia
To go to Malaysia, the best time to visit is January through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. In Malaysia, February is the warmest month with 32°C and the most cold month is 31°C in January.
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In the table below you can quickly find the monthly average weather in Malaysia, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.
Weather data from: Kuala Lumpur
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The weather for Malaysia over the next 14 days will be 30°C till 35° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.
The weather forecast for Malaysia is based on the weather in Kuala Lumpur.
5-day weather forecast Malaysia
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Malaysia has a tropical rainforest climate. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Malaysia is 32° degrees and there is about 595 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 52 days a year with an average humidity of 78% and an UV-index of 7.
Malaysia weather by month
What is the average Malaysia weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Malaysia?
Malaysia lies in a straight line about 4,438 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Kuala Lumpur).
How long is the flight to Malaysia?
The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Malaysia is approximately 6 h. 50 min.
What are the largest airports in Malaysia?
These are the largest airports in Malaysia:
- Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Kuala Lumpur
- Senai International Airport in Johor Bahru
- Sultan Azlan Shah Airport in Ipoh
- Kota Kinabalu International Airport in Kota Kinabalu
- Sandakan Airport in Sandakan
- Kuantan Airport in Kuantan
- Sultan Mahmud Airport in Kuala Terengganu
- Tawau Airport in Tawau
- Miri Airport in Miri
- Bintulu Airport in Bintulu
Airports on the well-known islands of Malaysia:
Sibu Airport in Sibu
Langkawi International Airport in Langkawi
Penang International Airport in Bayan Lepas
How many inhabitants does Malaysia have?
Malaysia has 32,573,200 inhabitants.
How big is Malaysia?
The surface area of Malaysia is 329,750 km². It is 2,5x smaller than Pakistan.
What is the capital of Malaysia?
The capital of Malaysia is Kuala Lumpur.
What is the currency of Malaysia?
In Malaysia, the Malaysian ringgit (MYR) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 17 August 2022
- 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.026 Malaysian ringgit
- 1 Malaysian ringgit = 39.06 Pakistani rupee
- 100 Pakistani rupee = 2.56 Malaysian ringgit
- 100 Malaysian ringgit = 3,905.88 Pakistani rupee
What is the area code of Malaysia?
The area code to call Malaysia is +60.