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

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

When to go to Subic, Philippines

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Subic in January, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Subic during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly 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 occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Subic during March, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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 sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Subic can be blisteringly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Subic during May, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Subic during June, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Subic during July, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Subic during August, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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 around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Subic is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Subic, 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 Subic

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