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

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Traveling to Luzon, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Luzon, I 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 Luzon, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Luzon, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Luzon, 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to have 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 Luzon, Philippines by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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February

February in this region can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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March

March is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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April

If you go to Luzon in April, you will notice that it can be sizzling. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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May

In May, Luzon is a scorcher. Temperatures routinely are in the 90s F (mid 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Luzon, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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June

If you visit Luzon during June, you are likely to find that it is constantly 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

July in Luzon can be sweltering. 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).

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August

August in Luzon is really hot. 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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September

Traveling to Luzon in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

In October, Luzon is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Luzon, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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November

If you are traveling to Luzon in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you vacation in Luzon during December, you may find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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