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

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Traveling to Leyte Island, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Leyte Island, we have 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 Leyte Island, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Leyte Island, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Leyte Island, 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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Leyte Island, Philippines by month

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January

January in Leyte Island is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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February

February in Leyte Island is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

Traveling to Leyte Island in March, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

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

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May

May in this region is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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June

June in Leyte Island is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. 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).

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July

July in Leyte Island is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in Leyte Island is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you visit Leyte Island during September, you are likely to see 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day.

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October

Traveling to Leyte Island in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

November in Leyte Island is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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December

December in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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