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

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

When to go to Santiago City, Philippines

Based on the climate and weather in Santiago City, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Santiago City, Philippines by month

January

January is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear

February

If you are traveling to Santiago City in February, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Santiago City during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Santiago City during April, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Santiago City can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Santiago City can be very hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Santiago City during July, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. 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).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Santiago City in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Santiago City is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 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 Santiago City, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Santiago City in October, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. 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:

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

November

November in Santiago City is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Santiago City in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Santiago City, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Santiago City, 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 Santiago City

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