Sandakan monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Sandakan

    Sandakan average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Sandakan (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 29.2 29.4 30.4 31.4 32.3 32 31.9 32.1 31.8 31.4 30.6 29.7
    °F 84.5 84.8 86.7 88.5 90.1 89.7 89.5 89.7 89.2 88.5 87 85.5

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Sandakan (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 443 278 188 120 154 190 184 241 231 230 300 435
    inches 17.4 11 7.4 4.7 6 7.5 7.3 9.5 9.1 9.1 11.8 17.1
    Rainy days 25 17 14 10 14 16 17 18 18 21 24 26
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Sandakan

    Average daily sunshine Sandakan
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 5.4 6.1 7.4 8.6 8.3 7.1 7.4 7.5 6.8 6.5 6.2 5.6
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Sandakan (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 23.3 23.3 23.5 23.6 23.7 23.4 23.1 23.1 23 23.2 23.3 23.3
    Max °C 29.3 29.5 30.6 31.6 32.5 32.3 32.2 32.3 32 31.6 30.8 29.9
    Min °F 73.9 73.9 74.2 74.5 74.7 74 73.5 73.6 73.4 73.8 73.9 73.9
    Max °F 79.3 79.5 80.6 81.7 82.6 82 81.7 81.9 81.5 81.3 80.6 79.9
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Sandakan in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 28.1 27.7 28.2 29.1 29.5 29.5 29.3 29.2 29.3 29.4 29.2 28.7
    °F 82.5 81.9 82.7 84.3 85.2 85.1 84.7 84.6 84.8 84.9 84.6 83.6
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Sandakan (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 10 9 9 7 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 8
    mph 6 6 6 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 5

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Sandakan
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    85% 83% 83% 82% 83% 83% 83% 83% 84% 84% 85% 86%

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Sandakan weather stats

Sandakan weather statistics
Hottest month: May 32.3°C 90.1°F
Driest month: April 120mm 4.7ins
Sunniest month: April 8.6hrs
Coldest month: January 29.2°C 84.6°F
Wettest month: January 443mm 17.4ins
Warmest sea: May 29.5°C 85.1°F
Map showing location of Sandakan (5.8402, 118.1179)

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