Best Time To Visit Penang Hill

Best Time To Go To Penang Hill

Penang Hill has a tropical rainforest climate with fixed temperatures that are usually lower than the surrounding areas because of the station’s higher altitude. The annual average temperature is around 21 – 22 degree Celsius. Variations are very minute and the temperature is constant year-round. Precipitation levels are generally quite high all over the year.

  • December – February: Least amount of rainfall is expected during this period and the weather is also the hottest in these months.
  • March – July: Rainfall expectancy is above average during this period and the weather is also a few degrees cooler. This is usually considered as an off season for tourism in Penang Hill.
  • August – November: Precipitation levels are very high during this period as maximum amount of rainfall from all over the year is received during these months. The temperature is also the coolest in this period, but not by a very significant margin.

The best time to visit Penang Hills is the time when rainfall levels are very low. This is usually during the December to February period. The temperature will be a little hot, but very few showers make up for the increase in temperature. Humidity levels are also comparatively lower.

Climate in Penang Hill

Know weather for your travel dates:

17-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 17 Jan

31oC

24oC

Light rain starting in the evening.

Wind:0.76 m/s

Humidity:77%

Precipitation:0.22%

  • Thu 18 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 19 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Rain starting in the evening.

  • Sat 20 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Light rain in the evening.

  • Sun 21 Jan
    30oC | 25oC

    Light rain in the evening.

  • Mon 22 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Tue 23 Jan
    30oC | 24oC

    Humid and overcast throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Penang Hill

Average Temperature in Penang Hill by month

  • 40o
  • 30o
  • 20o
  • 10o 0o
Jan

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 30oC

Feb

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Mar

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Apr

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

May

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 25oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Jun

Average temperature: 29oC

Minimum temperature: 25oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Jul

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Aug

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 25oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Sep

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Oct

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Nov

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Dec

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 29oC

Highest temperature in Penang Hill is recorded as 32oC in May, June, July, August and September.

Lowest temperature in Penang Hill is recorded as 23oC in February, April and December.

Average Rain in Penang Hill by Month (in mm)

  • 80
  • 60
  • 40
  • 20 0
Jan

Average Rain: 68.64 mm

Minimum Rain: 27.86 mm

Maximum Rain: 125.39 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 1.54 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 4.63 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 2.58 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 6.22 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 71.22 mm

Minimum Rain: 43.34 mm

Maximum Rain: 113.02 mm

May

Average Rain: 28.39 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 54.19 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 1.54 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 3.11 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 1.02 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1.52 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 77.42 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 137.83 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 19.61 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 55.72 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 30.97 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 92.9 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 4.12 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 12.37 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 23.75 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 49.56 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Penang Hill is 137.83 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Penang Hill is July.

Average Humidity in Penang Hill by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 85%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Feb

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Mar

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Apr

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

May

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 85%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Jun

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Jul

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Aug

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 81%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Sep

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Oct

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 81%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Nov

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Dec

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 85%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Most humid month in Penang Hill is December.

Least humid month in Penang Hill are March, August and October.

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