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 another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 29.5°C (85.1°F) and min 23.3°C (73.9°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In February, 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

Months with the coldest seawater are January and February, with an average sea temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F).
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

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

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. 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?

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

How many days does it rain in February in Sandakan?

In February, in Sandakan, the rain falls for 12 days. Throughout February, 267.6mm (10.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

What months are the sea coldest in Sandakan?

Months with the coldest seawater in Sandakan, Malaysia, are January and February, with an average sea temperature of 27.6°C (81.7°F).

How warm is the water in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, 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.

How many hours of daylight does Sandakan have in February?

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

How long on average sun shines in February in Sandakan?

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

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

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

What is the UV index intensity in February in Sandakan?

In Sandakan, Malaysia, the average daily maximum UV index in February 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 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).