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

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Traveling to Tenom, Malaysia? If you're planning to go to Tenom, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to Tenom, Malaysia

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

Important essentials for Tenom, Malaysia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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

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January

If you visit Tenom during January, you might see that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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February

If you visit Tenom during February, you might notice 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 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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March

If you go to Tenom in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

If you visit Tenom during April, 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 high 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

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May

Traveling to Tenom in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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June

In June, Tenom is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Tenom, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

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

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August

If you go to Tenom in August, you will notice that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Tenom is constantly hot and somewhat 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 for Tenom is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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November

November in Tenom is really hot and somewhat 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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December

If you vacation in Tenom during December, you may notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Tenom, Malaysia

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

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