Sabah
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Sabah

The best time to visit the region in Sabah in Malaysia is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Sabah is 29°C in May and the lowest is 28°C in January.

Sabah has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Sabah or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Sabah by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 74 52 60 87 102 93 75 71 56 62 62 55



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14 day weather forecast Sabah

The weather for Sabah will be 30° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
18 january
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29°C
20°C
5.6 mm
65%
1 Bft
Z
1
Wednesday
19 january
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30°C
20°C
6.1 mm
65%
1 Bft
ZZO
2
Thursday
20 january
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29°C
20°C
5.4 mm
65%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Friday
21 january
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26°C
21°C
17.8 mm
85%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Saturday
22 january
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28°C
21°C
13.9 mm
80%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Sunday
23 january
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28°C
21°C
14.4 mm
85%
1 Bft
ZZW
2
Monday
24 january
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29°C
21°C
4.0 mm
55%
1 Bft
ZZW
2
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Tuesday
25 january
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28°C
21°C
2.1 mm
40%
1 Bft
ZZW
2
Wednesday
26 january
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29°C
21°C
1.4 mm
30%
1 Bft
ZW
2
Thursday
27 january
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29°C
20°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZZW
2
Friday
28 january
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29°C
21°C
0.2 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZW
2
Saturday
29 january
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29°C
21°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZW
2
Sunday
30 january
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28°C
21°C
0.7 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZW
3
Monday
31 january
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29°C
21°C
0.9 mm
25%
2 Bft
ZW
2

Climate Sabah

The region Sabah has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Sabah is 29° degrees and there is about 849 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 68 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Sabah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 25 25 25 25 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 74 52 60 87 102 93 75 71 56 62 62 55
Days with rain 21 19 23 25 26 22 22 24 23 22 23 18
Dry days 10 9 8 5 5 8 9 7 7 9 7 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 8 7 8
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Sabah weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Sabah? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Sabah?

The region Sabah is located in Malaysia. It lies in a straight line at 6,982 miles from London.

The coordinates of Sabah are:

  • Latitude: 5.9749
  • Longitude: 116.0724

The GPS coordinates are 5° 58' N, 116° 4' E

How long is the flight to Sabah?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Sabah is approximately 14 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Sabah?

These are the largest airports in Sabah:

What is the currency of Sabah?

In Sabah the Malaysian ringgit (MYR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 18 January 2022

  • 1 British pound = 5.42 Malaysian ringgit
  • 1 Malaysian ringgit = 0.18 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 542.23 Malaysian ringgit
  • 100 Malaysian ringgit = 18.44 British pound

What is the area code of Sabah?

The area code to call Sabah is +60.