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Best time to visit Cagayan De Oro, Philippines

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The best time to visit Cagayan De Oro is February

Cagayan De Oro is a place lots of people visit almost all year round, but if you’re looking for the best time to go, February is definitely the time you should visit. This is based on a number of factors such as the weather, cost of flights and accommodation, peak travel periods and more.

In summer, the average maximum temperature is around 30℃ (86℉), but temperatures can sometimes reach as high as 33℃ (92℉) on the hottest days of the year. In the winter months, it can get down to as low as 21℃ (70℉) at night.

The days are longest in Cagayan De Oro in July, so if you want to see the sights during the day when the sun is up for the longest time, it’s best to visit around that time of year. On average it rains the most days in June, making it the wettest month of the year. Although it’s the wet season, it can often rain a little bit during the day or evening but have fine weather for a majority of the day too, so don’t let this put you off.

Keep reading to learn more about the best times to go to Cagayan De Oro, including detailed weather information and tools to help you find and book great deals on your travel.

Warmest month

May

Least rainfall

March

Most daylight

July

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Cagayan De Oro seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Cagayan De Oro as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Cagayan De Oro is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Cagayan De Oro

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Cagayan De Oro for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Cagayan De Oro climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Cagayan De Oro for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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Cagayan De Oro in January

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 83%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 117mm (5") over 26 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in January, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in February

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 62mm (2") over 22 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in March

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 62mm (2") over 23 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
23 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in April

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 78mm (3") over 25 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in May

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 108mm (4") over 27 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cagayan De Oro in June

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 125mm (5") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in July

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 107mm (4") over 25 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in August

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 86mm (3") over 27 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in September

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 84mm (3") over 25 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.

Cagayan De Oro in October

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 79mm (3") over 25 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in November

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 107mm (4") over 27 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cagayan De Oro in December

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 95mm (4") over 26 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cagayan De Oro in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Cagayan De Oro is usually May, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (86℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Cagayan De Oro is generally around March. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in March first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Cagayan De Oro is generally around June, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of June too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Cagayan De Oro, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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