Kangar, Malaysia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Kangar, Malaysia? If you're planning to go to Kangar, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Kangar, Malaysia

Based on the climate and weather in Kangar, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Kangar, Malaysia by month

January

If you vacation in Kangar during January, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

February

February in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

March

March for Kangar can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

April

Traveling to Kangar in April, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

May

If you visit Kangar during May, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

June

June in Kangar can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

July

July for Kangar is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

August

August can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

If you visit Kangar during September, you are likely to find that it is really hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you visit Kangar during October, you are likely to find that it is really hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

November

Traveling to Kangar in November, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

December is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Kangar, Malaysia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kangar, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types G
  • A SIM card that works in Kangar
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear

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