Average weather in October in Sandakan (Sabah), Malaysia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sandakan in October is 23.0°C (73.4°F). October falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 253mm (10.0in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.0°C (87.8°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Sandakan with 191 hours of sun.


So what to wear in October? 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 October look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in October

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 31 °C
Chance of Rain 60%
Precipitation 253mm
Rainy Days 18
Sunshine Hours 191

Where to stay in Sandakan

What To Do

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

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

Weather Forecasts for Sandakan (Sabah)

FRI Dec 03
30°C | 25°C

Moderate rain

SAT Dec 04
29°C | 25°C

Heavy rain

SUN Dec 05
26°C | 25°C

Heavy rain

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