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

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

When to go to San Carlos, Philippines

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

What to wear/what to pack for San Carlos, Philippines by month

January

January for San Carlos is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

February

Traveling to San Carlos in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

March

March in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

April

If you visit San Carlos during April, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

May

If you are traveling to San Carlos in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

June

June for San Carlos can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts

July

July in San Carlos is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat

August

Traveling to San Carlos in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September in San Carlos is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

October

In October, San Carlos is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 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 San Carlos, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

November

If you are traveling to San Carlos in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you vacation in San Carlos during December, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s 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 half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for San Carlos, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in San Carlos, 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 San Carlos

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