Kota Kinabalu
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

The last month of the winter, February, is another hot month in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, with average temperature ranging between max 30.7°C (87.3°F) and min 23°C (73.4°F).

Temperature

In Kota Kinabalu, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still tropical 30.7°C (87.3°F). The average low-temperature, in February, is 23°C (73.4°F).

Rainfall

In Kota Kinabalu, during February, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 73.4mm (2.9") of precipitation. In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 140 days and collects up to 2547.2mm (100.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

With an average sea temperature of 27.1°C (80.8°F), February is the month with the coldest seawater.
Note: 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 Kota Kinabalu, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12. January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in February interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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 Kota Kinabalu?

In February, in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, the average high-temperature is 30.7°C (87.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 23°C (73.4°F).

How many days does it rain in February in Kota Kinabalu?

In Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, in February, during 7 rainfall days, 73.4mm (2.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When is the sea coldest in Kota Kinabalu?

The month with the coldest seawater in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, is February, with an average sea temperature of 27.1°C (80.8°F).

What is the sea water temperature in February in Kota Kinabalu?

In February, the average sea temperature in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, is 27.1°C (80.8°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the average length of the day in February in Kota Kinabalu?

In Kota Kinabalu, the average length of the day in February is 11.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kota Kinabalu have in February?

In Kota Kinabalu, the average sunshine in February is 7h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Kota Kinabalu?

Months with the highest UV index in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the lowest UV index in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

How high is the UV index in February in Kota Kinabalu?

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in February: 30.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.9°C).

Average rainfall in February - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in February: 73.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (345.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (50.5mm).

Average rainfall days in February - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in February: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (6 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in February: 27.1°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and July (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.1°C).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Kota Kinabalu, 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: 7h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in February - Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in February: 12

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