Sandakan
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Sandakan, Malaysia

February, the last month of the winter, in Sandakan, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.5°C (85.1°F) and min 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Temperature

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still warm 29.5°C (85.1°F). In Sandakan, Malaysia, in February, the average low-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Rainfall

In February, in Sandakan, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout February, 267.6mm (10.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Sandakan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 158 days and collects up to 3010.1mm (118.5") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January and February, with an average sea temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F), are months with the coldest seawater. For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day in Sandakan, Malaysia, is 11.9h.

Sunshine

In February, the average sunshine is 5.7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Sandakan are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in February interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, in February, the average high-temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.3°C (73.9°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, during February, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 267.6mm (10.5") of precipitation.

What months are the sea coldest in Sandakan?

January and February, with an average sea temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F), are months with the coldest seawater in Sandakan, Malaysia. Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How warm is the water in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, in February, the average water temperature is 27.6°C (81.7°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in February in Sandakan?

The average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average sunshine in February is 5.7h.

When is the highest UV index in Sandakan?

Months with the highest UV index are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in February: 29.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (32.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (29.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23.3°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (23.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (22.1°C).

Average rainfall in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in February: 267.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (461.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (107.3mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 12 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (7 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.6°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (29.8°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January and February (27.6°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in February: 11.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 5.7h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in February - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in February: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).