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

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

When to go to Eastern Samar, Philippines

Based on the climate and weather in Eastern Samar, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Eastern Samar, Philippines by month

January

In January, Eastern Samar is extremely warm and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Samar, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

February

If you visit Eastern Samar during February, you are likely to find that it is hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

March

March in Eastern Samar is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

April

April in Eastern Samar is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

May

If you vacation in Eastern Samar during May, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

June

In June, Eastern Samar is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 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 Eastern Samar, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

July

July in Eastern Samar is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts

August

If you vacation in Eastern Samar during August, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

Traveling to Eastern Samar in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October here is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

November

Traveling to Eastern Samar in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Eastern Samar is consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Eastern Samar, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Eastern Samar, 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 Eastern Samar
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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