Sandakan monthly weather averages

  • Average temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly temperatures at Sandakan

    Sandakan average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Sandakan
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 26.3 26.4 27 27.6 28.1 27.8 27.6 27.7 27.5 27.4 27 26.6
    °F 79.3 79.5 80.6 81.7 82.6 82 81.7 81.9 81.5 81.3 80.6 79.9

    Please note: these are the average temperatures taken over a 24 hour period so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. For more accurate daytime temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • 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
      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
  • Average rainfall & rainy days

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

    Average monthly rainfall in Sandakan
      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
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Sandakan
      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
      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 rainfall.

    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 28.1°C
Driest month: April 120mm
Sunniest month: April 8.6hrs
Coldest month: January 26.3°C
Wettest month: January 443mm
Warmest sea: May 29.5°C
Map showing location of Sandakan (5.8402, 118.1179)

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