Bohol, Philippines: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Bohol, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Bohol, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Bohol, Philippines

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

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

January

January in Bohol is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

February

February in Bohol is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you are traveling to Bohol in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

April

If you are traveling to Bohol in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Shorts

May

If you visit Bohol during May, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

June

June is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts

July

July for Bohol can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

August is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

September

If you are traveling to Bohol in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October for Bohol is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses

November

November in Bohol can be very hot. 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), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat

December

If you vacation in Bohol during December, you are likely to find that it is really hot. 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).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Bohol, Philippines

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B and C
  • A SIM card that works in Bohol
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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