Annual average weather for Langkawi, Malaysia

Annual Temperature for Langkawi

The hottest month in Langkawi is February when the average maximum temperature is 33°, average temperature is 29° and average minimum temperature is 25°.

The coolest month in Langkawi is September when the average maximum temperature is 31°, average temperature is 28° and average minimum temperature is 25°.

Annual Sunshine for Langkawi

The longest days in Langkawi are in June, with an average of 12.5 hours of daylight per day. January has the shortest days with an average of 11.8 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Langkawi are in February which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 7.2 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover. November has the least sunshine with an average of 4.9 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in March when it reaches 15.4 and lowest in December when it reaches 11.5.

An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Langkawi

The warmest sea water temperatures in Langkawi are found in May when they peak at 30° and lowest in December when they dip to 27°.

The sea is excellent for swimming all year round as the water temperature is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Annual Rainfall for Langkawi

The wettest month in Langkawi is May with 0.1cm of rain and October has the most days of rain with 22.3 days with some rain, a very wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Langkawi is January with 0cm of rain and the least days of rain with 4.6 days with some rain, a very dry time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Langkawi

The most humid month in Langkawi is May with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 27° which is extremely humid and uncomfortable unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.

The least humid month in Langkawi is January with a dew point of 24° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan.

Annual Wind Speed for Langkawi

The most windy month in Langkawi is January when the average maximum windspeed is 18kmh and the average wind speed is 9kmh.

The least windy month in Langkawi is April when the average maximum windspeed is 14kmh and the average wind speed is 6kmh.

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