Kota Kinabalu experiences tropical rainforest climate with constant temperature throughout the year. However, this place does experience heavy rainfall in certain seasons, but the humidity is never far behind. There is rain throughout the year in the city and days range from warm to hot and humid. There are basically two types of seasons:
So, Kota Kinabalu can be visited at any time of the year. However, to be specific dry season, especially June to August is considered as the best time to visit Kota Kinabalu.