When is the best time to go to Penang?

When is the best time to go to Penang? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The weather is tolerable all year round in Penang
  • On average, it is hot all year round
  • The rainiest months are April, May, September, October and November
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

For full information about the climate and weather in Penang a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 81°F/86°F
60%
3.7in
February 81°F/88°F
49%
3in
March 83°F/88°F
70%
4.7in
April 83°F/88°F
88%
6.9in
May 83°F/88°F
82%
7.6in
June 83°F/88°F
67%
4.3in
July 83°F/88°F
70%
4.8in
August 83°F/88°F
79%
6.1in
September 81°F/86°F
86%
6.9in
October 81°F/86°F
85%
7.3in
November 81°F/86°F
90%
8.5in
December 81°F/86°F
76%
5.3in

Weather and climate in Penang

  • From january to march the climate is just OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 83°F and you can expect to have 4.7in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In april the climate is the worst possible. At lunchtime, it's 88°F in average.
  • Between may and august the climate is just OK. The temperature rises to 88°F.
  • Between september and october the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 90°F and it rains about 7.3in each month.
  • In november the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 90°F and you can expect to have 8.5in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of december the climate is very bad. By early evening, the temperature averages 81°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Penang

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Penang: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature

Humidity



Map of Malaysia

Penang appears on the map below with a blue icon. The other cities or locations in Malaysia appear on the map with a black icon. Click for information about the climate.

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Legend: Penang other locations

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