Climate for Penang

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in Penang in a height of 4m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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High humidity and high temperatures are making the weather pleasant at times, but also and partly tropical hot and humid. It is warm to hot all year round and invites to bathe at average water temperatures of 29 degrees.

Travel season

Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from January to June. Most precipitation decrease from October to November.

hours of sunshine per day
rainy days per month
Precipitation in mm/day
Relative humidity in %
Water temperature
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)

The most important cities in the region of Penang

Penang is a part of of Malaysia and has an east-west extension of about 30 km. From north to south it is approximately 40 km. The biggest cities are George Town and Bukit Mertajam. The local time is now Saturday, 8:39 pm.

George Town300,0005°24'40"N100°20'8"E
Bukit Mertajam212,3295°21'47"N100°28'0"E
Kampung Sungai Ara140,8495°19'37"N100°16'25"E
Tasek Glugor135,7865°28'49"N100°29'55"E
Nibong Tebal40,0725°9'57"N100°28'41"E
Permatang Kuching27,1915°27'48"N100°22'53"E
Tanjung Tokong24,0715°27'38"N100°18'27"E
Kepala Batas17,1315°31'1"N100°25'35"E