Kuala Lumpur Weather September Averages, Malaysia

    • Temperature Temperature 27°C 81°F
    • High Temperature High Temperature 31°C 88°F
    • Low Temperature Low Temperature 23°C 73°F
    • Day Temperature Day Temperature 28.1°C 83°F
    • Night Temperature Night Temperature 27.5°C 82°F
    • Sunshine Hours Sunshine Hours 8 hours
    • Rainfall Rainfall 200 mm
    • Rainfall Days Rainfall Days 18 days

    Kuala Lumpur Weather for September 2023

    What's the Weather Like in Kuala Lumpur in September

    When it comes to modern cities, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia's capital, is one of the most breathtaking metropolises in the world. As one of the world's most visited cities, Kuala Lumpur is an alpha world city with prominent status. It is famous for its clean streets, its inexpensive luxury and its grand marketplaces that sell every item imaginable.

    September is still in the high seasonhe dry seasonnd Kuala Lumpur is as busy as ever. The weather in September is perfect for outdoor fun and urban exploration, attracting thousands upon thousands of visitors during this month.

    Sunshine Hours

    The Malaysian sun shines for 8 hours every single day, which is as sunny as any month gets in this area. Ever since February, the days have seen 8 hours of sunshine per day on average. Cloud cover does increase in the course of the month, though, as the weather makes its way toward the eastern monsoon season, starting in October. This increase of cloud cover brings with it a rise in rainfall totals as well.


    The city receives 200mm of precipitation in total throughout September, an amount that is spread out over 18 days. This is still considered to be the dry season, though, as this month is the fifth driest of the year, after the four previous months. The chance that rainfall occurs increases as well in the course of the month. Thunderstorms are the only significant type of rainfall in Kuala Lumpurn September and in all other months. Now, they occur on 83% of the 18 days with rainfall. Light rain might occasionally fall as well, but is observed on merely 15% of those days.


    The daytime temperature is delightfully inviting, averaging 31°C. At night, tourists get to enjoy an average low temperature of no less than about 23°C. The overall average temperature is a sublime 27°C.

    If you are planning a trip to this iconic city, check out the weather forecast for Kuala Lumpur on our website.

    Hotels for Kuala Lumpur in September

    Impiana KLCC Hotel

    For an unforgettable stay in Kuala Lumpur's city centre you must definitely consider the Impiana KLCC Hotel if you are visiting the city in September. The luxurious Impiana offers accommodation at bargain prices during this month. The hotel is located in the heart of this cosmopolitan city and its chic business style meets traditional Malaysian culture in a beautiful blend. The hotel lies within walking distance from the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre and the upscale and trendy Bukit Bintang area where the best entertainment in the city can be found. Its 519 spacious rooms have innovative designs and comfortable post-modern furnishings.

    Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur

    Another marvelous place to stay is Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur, a five-star luxury hotel situated mere steps from the Petronas Twin Towers. The hotel offers its guests a free shuttle service to the city centre and Jalan Bukit Bintang. Amenities are world-class and include a pool with cabanas, two ballrooms, a spa with Malay and Balinese treatments, eight function rooms and an English-style pub.

    Prescott Hotel Sentral

    Located along Jalan Tun Sambathan, Prescott Hotel Sentral is a three-star hotel that features a downright fantastic location. It lies within striking distance from the city's main shopping centres, landmark buildings, restaurant districts and entertainment areas. Amenities include room service, free Wi-Fi, a café, a business centre and a tour desk.

    Restaurants and Bars for Kuala Lumpur in September

    Enak Restaurant KL

    One of Kuala Lumpur's most renowned Malay restaurants is Enak Restaurant KL. Even though its location on the ground floor of the Starhill Gallery Mall is unassuming, this restaurant is among the very best in the entire city. It focuses on spicy food from Malaysia prepared according to age-old traditions and generations-old family recipes.

    Shanghai at JW Marriott

    Another suggested ethnic restaurant to try is Shanghai at JW Marriott, an elegant dining venue that honours the five-star quality of the hotel it is part of. Its interior resembles a 1920 lounge in Shanghai with its pots of bamboo, teak furniture and Oriental artworks. The menu features mainly typical Shanghai dishes, such as dim sum, steamed sea bass, roasted pork, fried rice noodle rolls and steamed dumplings.

    Melur and Thyme

    Melur and Thyme is a restaurant focusing on tapas-style food, which it offers in two categories. The Melur menu features Eastern food such as nyonya chicken rendang and Peking duck, while the Thyme menu has Western dishes such as croquettes, duck confit and goulash. A main ingredient of many of its dishes is duckhich is exceptional because this is not a Chinese restaurant.

    Things to Do in Kuala Lumpur in September

    Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia

    Art lovers should definitely pay a visit to the magnificent Islamic Arts Museum Malaysia. Located in the middle of the city's tourist district, this museum features a unique assembly of local Islamic art pieces and hosts several displays of profound religious significance. If you are looking for a place to escape the midday heat, this is an exceptionally great optiont houses one of the world's best collections of Islamic decorative arts.

    Central Market

    One of the most well-known and popular attractions to visit in September in Kuala Lumpur is Central Market, a large Art Deco-style building housing numerous boutiques, handicraft shops, antique stores, eating venues and souvenir stalls. The building itself is classified as National Heritage by the government and is an attraction in its own right.

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