Bataan, Philippines: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bataan, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Bataan, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Bataan, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Bataan, Philippines

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Bataan, Philippines by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

Traveling to Bataan in January, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

February in Bataan is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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March

Traveling to Bataan in March, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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April

April can be excruciatingly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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May

May in this region is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

If you vacation in Bataan during June, you may see that it is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Bataan during July, you are likely to notice that it is really hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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August

If you visit Bataan during August, you might notice that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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September

September in Bataan is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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October

In October, Bataan is really hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Bataan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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November

November in Bataan can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

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

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