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Geography
Kuching is the capital city of Sarawak, set on the north-western coast of Borneo island, situated above the Java Sea and below the South China Sea. Sarawak is Malaysia’s largest State. It shares Borneo Island with Brunei and Kalimantan (Indonesia).

Climate
Malaysia observes tropical, sunny, humid weather with frequent showers. At night time, temperatures fall to a pleasantly warm ambiance. In Kuching, the rainy season takes place between November and February.
Average High: 32°C (day)
Average Low: 21°C (day)
Average Annual Rainfall: 5080 mm

Timezone
GMT +8

Population
According to 2011 figures, Sarawak has a population of over 2.5 million people, with 27 main ethnic groups (the Dayaks, Melanau, Malay, Chinese, Indian, etc).

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