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

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

When to go to Pangkor, Malaysia

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

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

January

If you vacation in Pangkor during January, you are likely to find that it is really 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 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

If you are traveling to Pangkor in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

March

If you visit Pangkor during March, 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 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

May

If you go to Pangkor in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

June

If you are traveling to Pangkor in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July in Pangkor is consistently hot. 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:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

August in Pangkor is consistently hot. 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:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

If you vacation in Pangkor during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely 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 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

October

If you go to Pangkor in October, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

November

If you visit Pangkor during November, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Pangkor, 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 Pangkor
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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