Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines? If you're planning to go to Zamboanga del Sur, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

Based on the climate and weather in Zamboanga del Sur, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

Important essentials for Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Zamboanga del Sur, Philippines by month

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January

January is hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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February

If you go to Zamboanga del Sur in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you visit Zamboanga del Sur during March, you are likely to see that it is constantly hot and extremely hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 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 sometimes.

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April

April here is constantly hot and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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May

If you visit Zamboanga del Sur during May, you will probably notice that it can be very hot and extremely hazy. 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 a third of the time.

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June

In June, Zamboanga del Sur can be very hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zamboanga del Sur, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

In July, Zamboanga del Sur is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zamboanga del Sur, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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August

In August, Zamboanga del Sur is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zamboanga del Sur, with several of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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September

If you visit Zamboanga del Sur during September, you may see that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. 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 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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October

In October, Zamboanga del Sur is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Zamboanga del Sur, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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November

If you visit Zamboanga del Sur during November, you may see that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. 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 80 and 90% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

If you are traveling to Zamboanga del Sur in December, you will notice that it is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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