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

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

When to go to Western Visayas, Philippines

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

What to wear/what to pack for Western Visayas, Philippines by month

January

January in Western Visayas is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Western Visayas in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Western Visayas in April, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Western Visayas during May, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. 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 around 70 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Western Visayas in June, 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:

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

July

If you vacation in Western Visayas during July, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 80 and 90% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Western Visayas is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Western Visayas can be very hot. 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:

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

October

October in Western Visayas can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Western Visayas during December, you are likely to find 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 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Western Visayas, Philippines

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Western Visayas, 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 Western Visayas
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing

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