The climate in Sandakan during February can be summarized as hot, humid and very wet.
February is in the winter in Sandakan and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (85°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||29.5°C 85.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.3°C 73.9°F|
|Average temperature||26.4°C 79.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.1 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||278 mm 11 ins|
|Rainy days||17 days|
|Sea temperature||27.7°C 81.9°F|
|Windspeed||9.4kph 6 mph|
On average February is the 4th wettest month of the year in Sandakan with around 278mm 11 inches of rain making it a very wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 17 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.1 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Sandakan in February 2022.
|Hottest month:||May||32.3°C 90.1°F|
|Driest month:||April||120mm 4.7ins|
|Coldest month:||January||29.2°C 84.6°F|
|Wettest month:||January||443mm 17.4ins|