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

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Traveling to Santa Cruz, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Santa Cruz, this article contains 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 Santa Cruz, Philippines

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

Important essentials for Santa Cruz, Philippines

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other 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 rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Santa Cruz, Philippines

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

What to wear/what to pack for Santa Cruz, Philippines by month

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January

If you visit Santa Cruz during January, you may see that it is pretty consistently 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).

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February

February in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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March

If you visit Santa Cruz during March, you may see that it is extremely hot. 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).

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April

April in Santa Cruz is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

May is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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June

June for Santa Cruz can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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July

If you go to Santa Cruz in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you go to Santa Cruz in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September for Santa Cruz is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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October

October is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

Traveling to Santa Cruz in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

December in Santa Cruz is pretty consistently 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).

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