Kedah, Malaysia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kedah, Malaysia? If you're planning to go to Kedah, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Kedah, Malaysia

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

Important essentials for Kedah, Malaysia

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Kedah, Malaysia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Kedah.

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

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January

If you go to Kedah in January, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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February

If you vacation in Kedah during February, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

If you visit Kedah during March, you will probably find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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April

In April, Kedah can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Kedah, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

If you visit Kedah during May, you might see that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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June

June in Kedah is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Kedah in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

In August, Kedah is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Kedah, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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September

September in Kedah is consistently hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October in Kedah is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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November

November in Kedah is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you are traveling to Kedah in December, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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