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Philippines – Best time to go

Best time to visit Philippines


The Philippines has a tropical climate and is hot all year round. It is slightly cooler between December and January with less humidity. Temperatures average 26°C during the day and rarely drop below 21°C at night in the southern and central islands. The north is much cooler at night in the mountain areas, with temperatures falling as low as 13°C. This period sees an average of 10 hours of daylight with sea temperatures averaging 27°C.

The best time to book your holiday in the Philippines is from December to February


Temperatures from March to May can be very high, with high humidity as well. July to September sees increased rainfall and greener landscapes, with the rain bringing high humidity.

Maximum daytime temperature - 29°C

Minimum night time temperature - 21°C

(In the north Islands such as Baguio – as low as 13°C)

Average rainfall – 10mm per month

Average daylight hours – 11

Why visit the Philippines from December to February?

  • Enjoy the best weather of the year with low humidity and long days of sunshine
  • Explore the many and varied islands without being hampered by the rains
  • Relax on the beach in glorious sunshine and enjoy ideal ocean temperatures
  • Head north to Luzon and discover rice terraces and ancient villages
  • December to February is the best time of year for scuba diving in the Philippines

 

 

 

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