Sandakan Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2017

28.9°C / 84°F

Current weather

(broken clouds)
29°C / 84°F

Partly cloudy

2 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Sandakan, 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 Sandakan

  • Low 04:18am
  • High 10:33am
  • Low 05:42pm
  • High 12:42am
  • Low 04:51am
  • High 11:09am
  • Low 06:27pm
  • High 01:34am
  • Low 05:24am
  • High 11:47am
  • Low 07:13pm
  • High 02:27am
  • Low 05:58am
  • High 12:29pm
  • Low 08:01pm
  • High 03:22am
  • Low 06:32am
  • High 01:13pm
  • Low 08:52pm
  • High 04:21am
  • Low 07:11am
  • High 02:03pm
  • Low 09:49pm
  • High 05:25am
  • Low 07:58am
  • High 03:01pm
  • Low 10:54pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Sandakan, 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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 30.6°C / 87.1°F
  • Avg: 29.5°C / 85.1°F
  • Min: 28.4°C / 83.2°F
Sandakan average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Sandakan (5.840200, 118.117900)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Sandakan 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 Sandakan
Elopura, SDK, Samdakan, Sandakan, Sandakan Town, sandakan, shan da gen, Сандакан, サンダカン, 山打根