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

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

When to go to San Jose, Philippines

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

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

January

If you are traveling to San Jose in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

If you vacation in San Jose during February, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

March

If you visit San Jose during March, 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 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April in San Jose can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

Traveling to San Jose in May, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

June

June is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

If you are traveling to San Jose in July, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

August

August in San Jose can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

Traveling to San Jose in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

October

If you visit San Jose during October, you are likely to find that it can be very hot. 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 between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

November

November in San Jose is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots

December

December in San Jose is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

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

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

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