When to Visit Cameron Highland
Cameron Highland is a place where the weather is kind with occasional rain. Temperatures are generally from min of 14°C to a high of 26°C. However, recent years with the change of weather around Malaysia, there are noticeable increase in temperatures especially during the day.
There is rain throughout the year though there is monsoon season around November to February followed by dry weather till April. There is no cause for alarm during monsoon season if you decide to visit during this period. There are some days with heavy rain, but they generally last for about a couple hours or so, nothing that would ruin an entire day of fun..
Travel Period to Avoid
Instead of being cautious of the weather, visitors should be wary of peak season and public holidays in Malaysia. With a diverse culture and multi-ethnicity, Malaysia celebrate many diverse holidays for the Malays, Chinese, Indians, Muslims, Christians, Hindus, etc. During the holidays, Malaysians take this opportunity to travel back to hometowns or go for local holidays. Coming to visit Cameron Highland on the eve and during public holidays and school holidays will turn your holiday into horriday.
Check out the Malaysia Public Holiday Calendar to plan your visit not just to Cameron Highland but also for the rest of Malaysia.
List of 2015 Public Holidays in Malaysia
*One should generally avoid Visiting Cameron highland during the national holidays. If you must travel during the year end, be prepared for long hours of traffic, as roads in Cameron Highland are mostly 1 lane up, and 1 lane down when travelling between locations.