Sandakan Water Temperature

Sandakan is a city close to Sulu Sea. May is the month with the hottest water temperature at 86.2°F / 30.1°C. The coldest month is February with an ø water temperature of 82.6°F / 28.1°C. August is the month with the lowest precipitation of 9.7in / 245.6mm and January with the highest precipitation in a year with 15.9in / 403.9mm. The avg. air temperature is around 79.9°F / 26.6°C, May is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 77°F / 25°C average air temperature. April, May, June would be the best time to visit. tropical rainforest climate would be the climate here.

Sandakan Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature 28 °C / 82.4 °F
Warmest Month Water Temperature: May with 30.1°C / 86.2°F
Coldest Month Water Temperature: February with 28.1°C / 82.6°F
Warmest Month Air Temperature: May with 26.6°C / 79.9°F
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 25°C / 77°F
Wettest Month: January with 403.9mm / 15.9in
Driest Month: August with 245.6mm / 9.7in
Highest Humidity December with 90%
Lowest Humidity August with 85.6%
Best Time to Visit: April, May, June
Climate Classification tropical rainforest climate

Sandakan water temperature by month

Sulu Sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

28.5 28.2 28

February

28.5 28.1 27.9

March

29.4 28.9 28.5

April

30.1 29.7 29.4

May

30.2 30 29.9

June

30.2 30 29.6

July

29.8 29.6 29.5

August

29.8 29.6 29.4

September

30 29.8 29.6

October

29.8 29.7 29.5

November

29.7 29.5 29.3

December

29.5 29 28.5

Sulu Sea water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

83.3 82.8 82.4

February

83.3 82.6 82.2

March

84.9 84 83.3

April

86.2 85.5 84.9

May

86.4 86 85.8

June

86.4 86 85.3

July

85.6 85.3 85.1

August

85.6 85.3 84.9

September

86 85.6 85.3

October

85.6 85.5 85.1

November

85.5 85.1 84.7

December

85.1 84.2 83.3
May is the month with the warmest water temperature at 86.2°F / 30.1°C. The month with the coldest is February with an average water temperature of 82.6°F / 28.1°C.

Sandakan weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Jan. 26
Light rain
81 °F
74°F
27 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southwest
0in (6mm)
70 %
91%
Jan. 27
Light rain
83 °F
73°F
28 °C
23°C
1mph (1km/h)
southwest
0in (7mm)
70 %
87%
Jan. 28
Scattered clouds
86 °F
73°F
30 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
south
0in (2mm)
40 %
85%
Jan. 29
Thunderstorm with rain
83 °F
74°F
28 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
0in (12mm)
80 %
87%
Jan. 30
Thunderstorm with heavy rain
80 °F
73°F
27 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
east
1in (29mm)
90 %
92%
Jan. 31
Thunderstorm with heavy rain
80 °F
75°F
27 °C
24°C
2mph (3km/h)
north-northeast
1in (27mm)
90 %
92%
Feb. 01
Moderate rain
83 °F
74°F
29 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
east-northeast
0in (13mm)
80 %
91%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Feb. 02
Moderate rain
85 °F
74°F
30 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
southeast
0in (12mm)
80 %
90%
Feb. 03
Overcast clouds
82 °F
74°F
28 °C
23°C
1mph (1km/h)
southwest
0in (5mm)
60 %
87%
Feb. 04
Moderate rain
85 °F
74°F
30 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
southeast
0in (11mm)
80 %
90%
Feb. 05
Light rain
82 °F
74°F
28 °C
23°C
1mph (1km/h)
southeast
0in (6mm)
65 %
90%
Feb. 06
Light rain
81 °F
74°F
27 °C
23°C
1mph (2km/h)
southeast
0in (7mm)
70 %
82%
Feb. 07
Light rain
86 °F
75°F
30 °C
24°C
1mph (1km/h)
south-southeast
0in (9mm)
75 %
87%
Feb. 08
Light rain
82 °F
75°F
28 °C
24°C
1mph (2km/h)
east-northeast
0in (9mm)
75 %
89%
Feb. 09
Heavy rain
82 °F
75°F
28 °C
24°C
1mph (1km/h)
south-southwest
1in (19mm)
85 %
91%
Feb. 10
Overcast clouds
86 °F
75°F
30 °C
24°C
1mph (2km/h)
south-southeast
0in (3mm)
45 %
79%

Sandakan weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

29.2 25 22.5 403.9 29 89.8%

February

29.9 25.2 22.4 293.5 25 87.8%

March

30.6 25.7 22.6 311.5 27 86.5%

April

31.3 26.4 23 270 27 85.7%

May

31.4 26.6 23.3 332.3 29 87.2%

June

31.1 26.3 23.1 299.1 27 87.8%

July

31 26.2 23 272.9 27 86.9%

August

31.5 26.4 23 245.6 27 85.6%

September

31.3 26.3 23.1 285.2 27 86.6%

October

31 26 23.1 331.8 0 88%

November

30.2 25.7 23 369.9 28 89.7%

December

29.9 25.5 23 376.2 29 90%

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

84.6 77 72.5 15.9 29 89.8%

February

85.8 77.4 72.3 11.6 25 87.8%

March

87.1 78.3 72.7 12.3 27 86.5%

April

88.3 79.5 73.4 10.6 27 85.7%

May

88.5 79.9 73.9 13.1 29 87.2%

June

88 79.3 73.6 11.8 27 87.8%

July

87.8 79.2 73.4 10.7 27 86.9%

August

88.7 79.5 73.4 9.7 27 85.6%

September

88.3 79.3 73.6 11.2 27 86.6%

October

87.8 78.8 73.6 13.1 0 88%

November

86.4 78.3 73.4 14.6 28 89.7%

December

85.8 77.9 73.4 14.8 29 90%
The hottest avg. temperature is around 79.9°F / 26.6°C, May is the month with the highest temperature. January is the coolest with 77°F / 25°C average temperature. August is the month with the lowest precipitation of 9.7in / 245.6mm and January with the maximum precipitation in a year with 15.9in / 403.9mm.

Activities & POI in Sandakan

Type of Activity List
Attraction Agnes Keith House, WW II chinese Memorial, Sunday market (06:00 - 14:00), Sandakan Yacht Club