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Elevation: 10 feet     Latitude: 05 24N     Longitude: 103 06E
Köppen Classification: Tropical Rainforest Climate



A tropical rainforest climate, also known as an equatorial climate, is a tropical climate usually (but not always) found along the equator. Tropical rainforest climate is a type of tropical climate in which there is no dry season - all months have mean precipitation values of at least 60 mm (2.36 in). Tropical rainforest climates have no pronounced summer or winter; it is typically hot and wet throughout the year and rainfall is both heavy and frequent. One day in an equatorial climate can be very similar to the next, while the change in temperature between day and night may be larger than the average change in temperature between "summer" and "winter".

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Af". (Tropical Rainforest Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Kuala Terengganu is 80.0°F (26.7°C). The warmest month, on average, is May with an average temperature of 82.0°F (27.8°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 77.0°F (25°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Kuala Terengganu is 94.0°F (34.4°C), which was recorded in June. The lowest recorded temperature in Kuala Terengganu is 66.0°F (18.9°C), which was recorded in February.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Kuala Terengganu is 100.6" (2555.2 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is December with 25.2" (640.1 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is April with an average of 2.5" (63.5 mm). In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 97.0 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in November with 18.1 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in December with 0.0 days of rain.

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