The main durian season generally lasts through summer, starting in May and ending in August. Sometimes stretching all the way into October.
The main durian season can be categorized into 3 parts consisting of:
- Early season
- Mid season
- Late season
The early season can last between 3 to 4 weeks. The mid-season between 4 to 6 weeks. And the late season between 6 to 7 weeks.
Below are the durian cultivars that generally hit their peak harvest within the main season.
|604||Hor Lor||Musang King|
|Centipede||Green Skin 15||Red Prawn|
|Little Red||Black Pearl||D15|
|Kasap Merah||Tawa||Dato Nina|
|Ang Bak Kia||Gang Hai||D17|
|Hong Ren||Lobster||Big Bun|
|338||Tupai King||Lin Feng Jiao|
|Zhu Chun||D145||Bak Eu|
|Black Pig||Tian Song||Coke|
|Xian Mu Hua|
A minor season for West Malaysia starts in November which provides harvest supply sporadically that typically last till December. Minor season in East Malaysia can occur from January to February.