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

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Traveling to Iloilo, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Iloilo, here 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 Iloilo, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Iloilo, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Iloilo, 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 useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • 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 Iloilo, Philippines

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Iloilo.

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

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January

January in Iloilo is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

February in Iloilo is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

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

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April

April in Iloilo can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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May

May in this region is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

If you visit Iloilo during June, you will probably notice that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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July

If you vacation in Iloilo during July, you will probably find that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. 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 5-10 days this month.

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August

If you are traveling to Iloilo in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

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

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October

October in Iloilo can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. 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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November

In November, Iloilo can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Iloilo, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

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

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