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

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

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

Important essentials for Mati, Philippines

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you vacation in Mati during January, you are likely to notice that it is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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February

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

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March

March here can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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April

If you vacation in Mati during April, you may find that it can be very hot and extremely hazy. 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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May

Traveling to Mati in May, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you vacation in Mati during June, you may notice that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy, somewhat stormy and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

If you go to Mati in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

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

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September

If you vacation in Mati during September, you might notice that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

If you go to Mati in October, you will notice that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you visit Mati during November, you will probably find that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. 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). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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December

In December, Mati is really hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the 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 Mati, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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Activities for Mati, Philippines

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

If you go to the Subangan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Mati has great beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

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