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

April weather forecast and climate
Sandakan, Malaysia

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Sandakan, Malaysia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23.7°C (74.7°F) and an average high of 31.6°C (88.9°F).

Temperature

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average high-temperature in April is almost the same as in March - a still tropical 31.6°C (88.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Sandakan, Malaysia, is 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Rainfall

The month with the least rainfall in Sandakan is April when the rain falls for 7 days and typically collects 107.3mm (4.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Sandakan, the average seawater temperature in April is 28.8°C (83.8°F).
Note: 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.

Daylight

In April, the average length of the day is 12.3h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is April, with an average of 8.2h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in April interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in April in Sandakan?

The average high-temperature, in April, in Sandakan, Malaysia, is 31.6°C (88.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F).

How many days does it rain in April in Sandakan?

In April, in Sandakan, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout April, 107.3mm (4.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Sandakan?

April is the month with the least rainfall in Sandakan. Rain falls for 7 days and accumulates 107.3mm (4.2") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in April in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, in April, the average water temperature is 28.8°C (83.8°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 April in Sandakan?

The average length of the day in April in Sandakan is 12.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Sandakan?

April has the most sunshine of the year in Sandakan, Malaysia, with an average of 8.2h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in April in Sandakan?

The average sunshine in April in Sandakan is 8.2h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Sandakan?

January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Sandakan, Malaysia.

What is the UV index reading in April in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in April is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in April: 31.6°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 April: 23.7°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 April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in April: 107.3mm

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 April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in April: 7 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 April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in April: 28.8°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 April / Average sunshine in April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in April: 12.3h

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 April: 8.2h

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 April - Sandakan, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in April: 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).