Weather in the CityKuala Lumpur weather stays hot and humid most months, meaning Malaysia’s capital city is ideal for visits all year round. As this is a tropical climate, KL does experience occasional rainfall, the intensity of which varies throughout the year. Shielded by mountainous valleys in several directions, weather in Kuala Lumpur is relatively cooler than most other places in Malaysia, with temperatures that fluctuate between 29°C - 35°C during the day, and 26°C - 29°C at night. It may get a little chilly after heavy rain, but the city is one of the least affected states by monsoon winds coming from the east or west. Plus you’ll love the fact that bad climate will not affect most explorations of the city, with covered walkways, lots of entertainment complexes and public transport providing shelter from the worst of Kuala Lumpur weather.
Month : Jan, Feb, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Dec (Hot)
KL has a maritime climate suitable for visiting all year round. Weather conditions are hot and humid, but cool down as and when it rains, keeping the temperature balanced. Temperature ranges from 21 degree Celsius to 33 degree Celsius.The wetter months in Kuala Lumpur are from March to April and September to November.
Month : Mar, Apr, Sept, Oct, Nov (Raining)
The AirportCatering to a booming tourism industry, Kuala Lumpur airports are fitted with top-notch facilities, ample shopping and dining venues, spacious terminals, as well as quality accommodations situated within walking distances. Malaysia’s primary international aviation gateway, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang houses luxury lounges, a wide variety of restaurants, children’s play areas and duty-free stores. Situated two kilometres away is KLIA2, the world's largest airport for budget airlines with an integrated complex with an express railway link to KL Sentral. Approximately 30 minutes away from the city centre is Subang International Airport, a no-frills terminal with just one stretch of essential stores and restaurants. Airports in Kuala Lumpur also offer great convenience to those who are visiting this city for the first time, with plenty of public transportation and private limousines that charter tourists directly to their chosen accommodation.
Getting AroundTransportation in Kuala Lumpur is diverse and efficient, offering an extensive network of buses, light rail commuter trains, and metered taxis that charter visitors within the city centre and beyond. A busy city filled with plenty of sightseeing opportunities, Kuala Lumpur is home to state-of-the-art high rises and antiquated Chinese shops, trendy restaurants and quaint coffee shops, mega malls and street market, as well as five-star luxury hotels and backpacker enclaves. Kuala Lumpur is also notorious for its gridlocked traffic during peak hours and most travellers usually opt to travel on foot to take in the sights and sounds of downtown Kuala Lumpur. Nonetheless, first-time visitors should get to know the city’s public transportation, especially the KL’s efficient light rail transit, commuter rail, and monorail systems that connect to almost every part of Kuala Lumpur. Check out our helpful guide on how to get around Kuala Lumpur.