Kota Kinabalu Sea Temperature

(Today) Jun 2017

29.4°C / 85°F

Current weather

(light rain)
27°C / 81°F

Partly cloudy

3 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Kota Kinabalu

  • High 01:19pm
  • Low 09:52pm
  • High 01:59pm
  • Low 10:31pm
  • High 07:06am
  • Low 10:23am
  • High 02:47pm
  • Low 11:07pm
  • High 07:08am
  • Low 12:53pm
  • High 04:10pm
  • Low 11:39pm
  • High 07:19am
  • Low 02:31pm
  • High 07:04pm
  • Low 12:03am
  • High 07:34am
  • Low 03:23pm
  • High 09:40pm
  • Low 12:17am
  • High 07:55am
  • Low 04:04pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average June sea temperatures

  • Max: 31°C / 87.8°F
  • Avg: 30.1°C / 86.1°F
  • Min: 28.7°C / 83.7°F
Kota Kinabalu average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Kota Kinabalu are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Kota Kinabalu (5.974900, 116.072400)


Whilst sea temperatures for Kota Kinabalu are as accurate as current data allows there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Kota Kinabalu
BKI, Jesselton, Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Kota-Kinabalu, kotakinabaru, kwta kynabalw, ya bi, Кота-Кинабалу, کوتا کینابالو, コタキナバル, 亞庇