Beach Weather in Sipadan Island, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
Sea
30°
Swim
Sea
30°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
30°
Swim
Sea
29°
Swim
Sea
28°
Swim
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
25° 25° 25° 27° 29° 28° 27° 26°
53% 39% 55% 51% 61% 80% 84% 89%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.7mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 27° 29° 29° 27° 26°
77% 70% 86% 82% 81% 75% 74% 88%
0.2mm 0.6mm 0.6mm 0.7mm 0.3mm 0.9mm 1.5mm 0.3mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 27° 29° 28° 27° 26°
74% 88% 51% 86% 87% 87% 75% 60%
1.1mm 1.0mm 0.7mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 1.2mm 0.2mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 27° 28° 29° 27° 26°
58% 54% 89% 70% 88% 75% 70% 40%
0.0mm 1.0mm 1.1mm 0.7mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 25° 27° 29° 30° 28° 26°
77% 87% 88% 78% 85% 86% 20% 14%
0.2mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.3mm 0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
27°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 25° 26° 27° 29° 29° 28° 27°
11% 17% 35% 79% 79% 53% 20% 27%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.3mm 0.3mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
27°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 30° 30° 28° 27°
49% 75% 77% 66% 42% 59% 33% 69%
0.0mm 0.2mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.4mm
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
29°
Thu 29th February
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
5.5s 5.3s 5.3s 7.0s 6.3s 6.7s 6.4s 8.1s
Fri 1st March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
7.6s 7.5s 7.5s 7.4s 7.3s 7.0s 6.8s 6.9s
Sat 2nd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
17
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
0.7m
0.6m
0.4m
0.5m
7.1s 6.9s 6.8s 6.6s 6.5s 6.6s 6.6s 6.7s
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
10
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
7
kmh
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.2m
7.0s 6.9s 6.7s 6.5s 6.3s 6.1s 6.0s 6.0s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
2
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
7.3s 6.9s 6.6s 6.4s 6.1s 6.0s 5.9s 5.9s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
1
kmh
5
kmh
6
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
7
kmh
0.1m
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
0.3m
0.2m
5.9s 6.9s 6.6s 6.4s 6.3s 6.1s 6.0s 5.8s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
7
kmh
9
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
0.2m
0.2m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
5.7s 6.1s 6.6s 6.2s 6.0s 5.9s 5.9s 5.7s
Thu 29th February
2:13 AM 8:13 AM 2:28 PM 8:16 PM
0.20 1.80 0.30 1.70
Fri 1st March
2:29 AM 8:38 AM 2:54 PM 8:33 PM
0.20 1.80 0.40 1.50
Sat 2nd March
2:46 AM 9:03 AM 3:21 PM 8:47 PM
0.30 1.70 0.50 1.40
Sun 3rd March
3:02 AM 9:32 AM 3:51 PM 8:55 PM
0.30 1.60 0.60 1.30
Mon 4th March
3:17 AM 10:10 AM 4:35 PM 8:40 PM
0.40 1.50 0.80 1.10
Tue 5th March
3:25 AM 11:33 AM
0.50 1.30
Wed 6th March
2:15 AM 3:51 PM 11:55 PM
0.60 1.40 0.60
Thu 29th February
30°
1.8mm
16kmh NNE
64%
Fri 1st March
29°
5.1mm
13kmh NNE
79%
Sat 2nd March
29°
4.5mm
15kmh NE
76%
Sun 3rd March
29°
3.1mm
10kmh NE
68%
Mon 4th March
30°
1.3mm
8kmh NE
66%
Tue 5th March
29°
0.8mm
7kmh NE
40%
Wed 6th March
30°
1.2mm
9kmh W
58%
Thu 7th March
29°
4.7mm
9kmh NNE
73%
Fri 8th March
28°
5.1mm
3kmh WNW
73%
Sat 9th March
30°
2.1mm
14kmh NNE
61%
Sun 10th March
29°
0.3mm
12kmh NE
35%
Mon 11th March
30°
1.3mm
11kmh NE
41%
Tue 12th March
30°
0.0mm
7kmh NE
24%
Wed 13th March
30°
0.0mm
13kmh NNE
16%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 29° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 12 days of light rain with an average of 2.6mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 55%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Sipadan Island don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Sipadan Island, Pulau Sipadan, Semporna District, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia

Sipadan Island, also known as Pulau Sipadan, is a world-renowned beach destination located in the Semporna District of Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia. This beautiful island boasts stunning white sand beaches and clear turquoise waters that attract travelers from all over the world. The island is especially famous for its diverse marine life and fantastic snorkeling and diving opportunities.

Beach Type

The beaches on Sipadan Island are characterized by powdery white sand that feels soft underfoot. The shoreline is lined with swaying palm trees, creating an idyllic tropical paradise for visitors. The waters around the island are home to numerous coral reefs and rocky formations, which make it an ideal spot for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts. These rocky areas provide a natural habitat for a wide variety of colorful fish species, making the underwater world of Sipadan Island truly mesmerizing.

Beach Activities

  1. Snorkeling: With its crystal-clear waters and abundant marine life, Sipadan Island offers some of the best snorkeling experiences in the region. You can easily spot colorful fish species like parrotfish, clownfish, and angelfish swimming around coral reefs near the shoreline.

  2. Scuba Diving: Sipadan Island is considered one of the top diving destinations in the world because of its rich marine biodiversity and impressive underwater landscapes, such as coral walls and caves. Divers can encounter various sea creatures like turtles, reef sharks, barracudas, manta rays, and even hammerhead sharks.

  3. Birdwatching: Apart from being a haven for marine enthusiasts, Sipadan Island is also home to various bird species like kingfishers, sea eagles, sunbirds and more. Birdwatchers can enjoy observing these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat.

  4. Sunbathing & Relaxation: With its pristine white sand beaches and warm tropical climate, Sipadan Island is the perfect place to lay back, relax, and soak up the sun.

Accommodations

There are no accommodations directly on Sipadan Island, as it is a protected marine park. However, several resorts and hotels are available on nearby islands or in the town of Semporna on mainland Borneo.

Areas to Stay In

  1. Mabul Island: This neighboring island offers several accommodation options, such as the luxurious Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) and Mabul Water Bungalows. Mabul Island is only a short boat ride away from Sipadan and is known for its muck diving opportunities.

  2. Kapalai Island: A popular choice for divers, Kapalai Island is home to the unique Kapalai Dive Resort built on stilts over the water. The resort offers easy access to both Sipadan and Mabul Islands' dive sites.

  3. Semporna: For those who prefer staying on the mainland, there are numerous hotels and guesthouses in the town of Semporna that cater to different budgets. From here, you can arrange day trips or diving excursions to Sipadan Island.

Beach Amenities

Although there are no permanent facilities on Sipadan Island due to conservation efforts, visitors can still find essential amenities during their visit:

  • Boat transfers from nearby islands or mainland
  • Day trip packages that include meals and guided snorkeling or diving tours
  • Rental of snorkeling and diving equipment
  • Designated areas for relaxation with beach chairs and umbrellas provided by tour operators
  • Basic restroom facilities available at designated locations during day trips

It is essential to plan your visit carefully and book accommodations and activities in advance due to strict visitor limitations imposed by authorities to protect this fragile ecosystem.

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