The best times to visit Rawang for ideal weather are

early-to-mid-January

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 


Rawang Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Rawang

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Rawang vary barely at all and are too warm to be considered temperate for most. The area is in the bottom 1 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Rawang, the hottest months are June, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early May where highs are regularly around 69.2°F (20.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.8°F (13.8°C) at night.

    Rawang Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Average
    Low

    Rawang Temperatures (Celsius)

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    Average
    Low

    “Feels-Like” Temperatures

    The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

    Rawang Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Rawang Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Rawang Temperatures by Month

    Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

    Show Fahrenheit

    Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan 89.6 80.9 74.6
    Feb 91.3 81.8 74.6
    Mar 91.1 81.7 74.8
    Apr 91.3 82.1 75.5
    May 91.5 82.9 75.9
    Jun 91.3 83.1 76.1
    Jul 90 82.4 75.4
    Aug 89.8 82.1 75.5
    Sep 89.7 81.8 75.2
    Oct 90 81.6 75.4
    Nov 89.3 80.8 75.3
    Dec 88.7 80.5 74.9

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 32 27.2 23.7
    Feb 32.9 27.7 23.7
    Mar 32.8 27.6 23.8
    Apr 32.9 27.8 24.2
    May 33.1 28.3 24.4
    Jun 32.9 28.4 24.5
    Jul 32.2 28 24.1
    Aug 32.1 27.8 24.2
    Sep 32.1 27.7 24
    Oct 32.2 27.6 24.1
    Nov 31.8 27.1 24.1
    Dec 31.5 26.9 23.8

     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of precipitation in Rawang are November, December, and then October. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid-June. For example, on the week of June 18th there are only 1.7 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid-to late November with an average of 5.2 days with significant precipitation the week of November 19th.

    When can you find snow in Rawang? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

    Chance of Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Rawang.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Rawang (in).

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 41.4 0 0.22
    Feb 35.7 0 0.19
    Mar 47.1 0 0.25
    Apr 52.9 0 0.28
    May 42.9 0 0.18
    Jun 31.4 0 0.12
    Jul 35.7 0 0.13
    Aug 41.4 0 0.18
    Sep 45.7 0 0.23
    Oct 52.9 0 0.29
    Nov 71.4 0 0.47
    Dec 58.6 0 0.32

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 41.4 0 0.56
    Feb 35.7 0 0.48
    Mar 47.1 0 0.64
    Apr 52.9 0 0.71
    May 42.9 0 0.46
    Jun 31.4 0 0.3
    Jul 35.7 0 0.33
    Aug 41.4 0 0.46
    Sep 45.7 0 0.58
    Oct 52.9 0 0.74
    Nov 71.4 0 1.19
    Dec 58.6 0 0.81

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Rawang has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is February (72.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (81.1%).

    Wind in Rawang is usually moderate. The windiest month is August, followed by July and June. August’s average wind speed of around 3.7 knots (4.3 MPH or 6.9 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January where average top sustained speeds reach 9.5 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

    The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Rawang.

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

    The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 3.2 light air 8.7 a gentle breeze
    Feb 3.2 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Mar 3.1 light air 9.3 a gentle breeze
    Apr 3.2 light air 9 a gentle breeze
    May 3.3 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Jun 3.4 light air 8.6 a gentle breeze
    Jul 3.6 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Aug 3.7 light air 9.2 a gentle breeze
    Sep 3.4 light air 8.6 a gentle breeze
    Oct 3.2 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Nov 3 light air 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Dec 3 light air 8.4 a gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 74.4
    Feb 72.2
    Mar 76.2
    Apr 77.7
    May 75.8
    Jun 73.6
    Jul 73.9
    Aug 74.9
    Sep 75.7
    Oct 77.4
    Nov 81.1
    Dec 79.2

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Rawang?

    As of 6/27/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Malaysia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
     

    Overall Rawang Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 69.2°F (20.7°C) and 68.1°F (20.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is frequent with 13 to 16 days of precipitation per month. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 9 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Rawang, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 68.1°F (20.1°C) and 67.1°F (19.5°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a very great amount: 14 to 21 days per month. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is perfect this time of year in Rawang to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 68.9°F (20.5°C) and 66.5°F (19.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 10 to 18 times per month. These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.