Philippines: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Get the very best time to visit Philippines from average weather conditions in many locations like Mindoro island (Puerto Galera) or Tagaytay, right here.

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When is the best time to go to Philippines?

When is the best time to go to Philippines? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Philippines, the weather is at least tolerable in February and March
  • The best months to go to Manila are January, February, March and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Manila are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The rainiest months in this city are July and August
  • The cities with the best climate are Cabanatuan City and Laoag, with good weather at least 7 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Manila

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Philippines for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
very bad to perfect* Philippines in january
tolerable to perfect* Philippines in february
tolerable to good* Philippines in march
bad to good* Philippines in april
very bad to tolerable* Philippines in may
very bad to good* Philippines in june
very bad to good* Philippines in july
very bad to good* Philippines in august
very bad to good* Philippines in september
bad to good* Philippines in october
bad to good* Philippines in november
very bad to perfect* Philippines in december

When to go to Philippines by city

Manila

Best time to go to Manila

The best months to go to Manila are january, february, march and december.

Cebu

Best time to go to Cebu

The best months to go to Cebu are march and april.

Davao

Best time to go to Davao

The best months to go to Davao are january, february, march and december.

Puerto Princesa (Palawan island)

Best time to go to Puerto Princesa (Palawan island)

The best months to go to Puerto Princesa (Palawan island) are february and march.

Tagaytay

Best time to go to Tagaytay

The best months to go to Tagaytay are january, february, march, april, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.



Climate and Weather in Philippines

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Temperatures and rainfall in Philippines

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Philippines and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Manila, Cebu, Davao, Puerto Princesa (Palawan island) and Tagaytay, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities..


Map of Philippines

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cities in Philippines

About Philippines

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Is this weather information for Philippines reliable?

Climate data for Philippines has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Philippines allows us to determine the average for each month in Manila, Cebu, Davao, Puerto Princesa (Palawan island), Tagaytay, Boracay, Angeles City, Bacolod, and 90 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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