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

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Traveling to Davao Oriental, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Davao Oriental, 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 Davao Oriental, Philippines

Based on the climate and weather in Davao Oriental, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

Important essentials for Davao Oriental, Philippines

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Davao Oriental, Philippines

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Davao Oriental.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Davao Oriental.

    What to wear/what to pack for Davao Oriental, Philippines by month

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    January

    If you go to Davao Oriental in January, you will notice that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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    February

    If you vacation in Davao Oriental during February, you are likely to notice that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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    March

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

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    April

    If you visit Davao Oriental during April, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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    May

    May for Davao Oriental can be sweltering, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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    June

    June in this region is consistently hot, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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    July

    July for Davao Oriental is really hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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    August

    In August, Davao Oriental is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Davao Oriental, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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    September

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

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    October

    If you vacation in Davao Oriental during October, you might notice that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. 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 around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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    November

    November can be very hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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    December

    If you visit Davao Oriental during December, you might find that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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