Sipadan, Malaysia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sipadan, Malaysia? If you're planning to go to Sipadan, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Sipadan, Malaysia

Based on the climate and weather in Sipadan, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Sipadan, Malaysia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sipadan, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Hand sanitizer

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Sipadan, Malaysia by month

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January

January in Sipadan can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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February

February in Sipadan can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

March for Sipadan is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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April

April here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

If you are traveling to Sipadan in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

Traveling to Sipadan in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you visit Sipadan during July, you may find that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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August

If you visit Sipadan during August, you are likely to notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

September in this region is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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October

If you are traveling to Sipadan in October, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you visit Sipadan during November, you may find that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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December

Traveling to Sipadan in December, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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