Average Weather during May in Sandakan (Sabah), Malaysia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sandakan in May is 23.0°C (73.4°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 138mm (5.4in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 32.0°C (89.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Sandakan with 249 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Sandakan should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 32 °C
Chance of Rain 33%
Precipitation 138mm
Rainy Days 10
Sunshine Hours 249

Where to stay in Sandakan

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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