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

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Traveling to Masbate, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Masbate, 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 Masbate, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Masbate, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Masbate, 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 good value.


  • 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 Masbate, Philippines

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

We also recommend these top tours in and around Masbate.

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

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    January

    If you vacation in Masbate during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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    February

    If you vacation in Masbate during February, you may find that it is extremely warm and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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    March

    March in Masbate is pretty consistently hot and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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    April

    If you visit Masbate during April, you might find that it can be sweltering, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. 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 70 and 80% during the day.

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    May

    If you visit Masbate during May, you may find that it is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 70 and 80% during the day.

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    June

    In June, Masbate can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Masbate, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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    July

    In July, Masbate can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Masbate, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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    August

    If you are traveling to Masbate in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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    September

    If you go to Masbate in September, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    October

    In October, Masbate can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Masbate, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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    November

    November in Masbate is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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    December

    In December, Masbate is hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Masbate, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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