Average weather in May in Kuantan (Pahang), Malaysia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kuantan in May is 23.0°C (73.4°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 203mm (8.0in). It rains on average a total of 15 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 32.0°C (89.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Kuantan with 205 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Kuantan should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 73 °F
Max Temperature 89 °F
Chance of Rain 50%
Precipitation 8 in
Rainy Days 15
Sunshine Hours 205

Where to stay in Kuantan

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What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Swimming
8/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Kuantan (Pahang)

SUN Jun 26
90°F | 73°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

MON Jun 27
85°F | 74°F
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

TUE Jun 28
94°F | 74°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

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