Olongapo, Philippines: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Olongapo, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Olongapo, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Olongapo, Philippines

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

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

January

Traveling to Olongapo in January, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

If you visit Olongapo during February, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

March here can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

April

April here is sizzling and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Light dresses

May

May in Olongapo is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts

June

June in Olongapo is really 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 low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts

July

In July, Olongapo is really hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Olongapo, with most of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts

August

August here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

September

If you are traveling to Olongapo in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

October

Traveling to Olongapo in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

November

If you vacation in Olongapo during November, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you visit Olongapo during December, you are likely to find that it is really hot. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Olongapo, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Olongapo, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B and C
  • A SIM card that works in Olongapo

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