Best Time to Travel

The best time to visit Sabah is between May and September when the weather is usually dry. It is also the best time to see the turtles, which make nightly landings at various locations to lay their eggs. November to January is the rainy season when there may be rain in the afternoon and evening.

Sabah has an equatorial climate. Temperatures vary from 21°C to 32°C in the lowlands, while in the hilly regions are cooler, with temperatures from 13°C to 23°C. Average annual rainfall is 2000mm.