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

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Traveling to Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia? If you're planning to go to Kuala Kangsar, I've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia

Based on the climate and weather in Kuala Kangsar, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia by month

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January

If you go to Kuala Kangsar in January, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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February

February here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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March

Traveling to Kuala Kangsar in March, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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April

April here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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May

If you vacation in Kuala Kangsar during May, you will probably see that it can be sweltering. 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 (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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June

If you visit Kuala Kangsar during June, you might notice 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 low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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July

If you are traveling to Kuala Kangsar in July, you will notice that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you visit Kuala Kangsar during August, you may find that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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September

If you go to Kuala Kangsar in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Kuala Kangsar in October, you will notice that it is consistently 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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November

November in Kuala Kangsar 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

Traveling to Kuala Kangsar in December, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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Activities for Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia

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

Mosques often require certain dress, so if you are going to visit the beautiful Ubudiah Mosque, take the following:

Note that there may be restrictions on who can enter the mosque; it is best to check with the Kuala Kangsar tourism authority.

If you see the Istana Kenangan, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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