Average Weather during January in Kuching (Sarawak), Malaysia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Kuching in January is 22.0°C (71.6°F). January falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 692mm (27.2in). January is the most wet month of the year. The average maximum temperature lies around 29.0°C (84.2°F). During the night it can be very warm and sticky. You will see the sun occasionally during this month, it has 110 hours of sun.

So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Kuching 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 January look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 71 °F
Max Temperature 84 °F
Chance of Rain 80%
Precipitation 27 in
Rainy Days 24
Sunshine Hours 110

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