Weather in Kota Kinabalu in May 2019

  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Kota Kinabalu31
    31°C max day temperature
  • 7 hours of sunshine per day (60% of daylight hours) in May in Kota Kinabalu7
    7 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in May in Kota Kinabalu18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 24°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Kota Kinabalu24
    24°C min night temperature
  • 12 hours of daylight per day in May in Kota Kinabalu12
    12 hours of daylight per day
  • Very high heat & humidity in May in Kota KinabaluVH
    Very High heat & humidity
  • 264 mm monthly rainfall in May in Kota Kinabalu264
    264 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Kota Kinabalu11
    11+ (Extreme) UV index
  • 30°C sea temperature in May in Kota Kinabalu30
    30°C sea temperature

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Expect 31°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 7 hours of sunshine per day in Kota Kinabalu in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Kota Kinabalu in May before you book your next holiday to Malaysia in 2019/2020.

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The May weather guide for Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Kota Kinabalu weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Kota Kinabalu in May is a hot 31°C (88°F) with very high heat & humidity. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 24°C (75°F). There are usually 7 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 60% of the 12 hours of daylight.

Expect 264mm (10.4 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 18 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11+ UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Kota Kinabalu in May is 30°C (86°F).

Kota Kinabalu sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Kota Kinabalu in May 2019. Select a month to view Kota Kinabalu sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.


Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st May 2019 06:03 18:23
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 06:03 18:23
Friday, 3rd May 2019 06:03 18:23
Saturday, 4th May 2019 06:02 18:23
Sunday, 5th May 2019 06:02 18:23
Monday, 6th May 2019 06:02 18:23
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 06:02 18:23
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 06:01 18:23
Thursday, 9th May 2019 06:01 18:23
Friday, 10th May 2019 06:01 18:23
Saturday, 11th May 2019 06:01 18:23
Sunday, 12th May 2019 06:01 18:23
Monday, 13th May 2019 06:01 18:24
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 06:01 18:24
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 06:00 18:24
Thursday, 16th May 2019 06:00 18:24
Friday, 17th May 2019 06:00 18:24
Saturday, 18th May 2019 06:00 18:24
Sunday, 19th May 2019 06:00 18:24
Monday, 20th May 2019 06:00 18:25
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 06:00 18:25
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 06:00 18:25
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 06:00 18:25
Friday, 24th May 2019 06:00 18:25
Saturday, 25th May 2019 06:00 18:25
Sunday, 26th May 2019 06:00 18:26
Monday, 27th May 2019 06:00 18:26
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 06:00 18:26
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 06:00 18:26
Thursday, 30th May 2019 06:00 18:26
Friday, 31st May 2019 06:00 18:27
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