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Best time to visit Iloilo City, Philippines

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The best time to visit Iloilo City is January

Based on all the essential things any traveller needs to know about visiting Iloilo City such as the cost of travel, weather, peak travel seasons and many more, January is the best time of year to go.

In the summer months, temperatures can reach as high as 34℃ (94℉) in Iloilo City. The average low temperatures in winter float around 24℃ (75℉), while the coldest it gets down to is about 23℃ (74℉).

If you’re a sun-chaser and want to visit Iloilo City when the days are longest, you should visit in May. The wet season in Iloilo City falls around July, so if you prefer the dryer weather, you should look to visit in February instead.

For more information about when to travel to Iloilo City, the monthly weather breakdown and the best information and tools to book your trip, continue reading below.

Warmest month

May

Least rainfall

February

Most daylight

May

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Iloilo City seasons

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

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

Average temperatures in Iloilo City

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 Iloilo City 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.

Iloilo City 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 Iloilo City 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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Iloilo City in January

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 30mm (1") over 13 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in February

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 20mm (1") over 8 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in March

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 19 days
  • Average rainfall: 21mm (1") over 9 days
19 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Iloilo City in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Iloilo City in April

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 25mm (1") over 13 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
13 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Iloilo City in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Iloilo City in May

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 85mm (3") over 21 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in June

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (87℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 118mm (5") over 24 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Iloilo City in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Iloilo City in July

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 148mm (6") over 25 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in August

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 137mm (5") over 26 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 124mm (5") over 24 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

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

Iloilo City in October

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 106mm (4") over 22 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in November

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 72mm (3") over 12 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

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


Iloilo City in December

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 49mm (2") over 14 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

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


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Iloilo City is usually May, where temperatures tend to rise to around 32℃ (89℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Iloilo City is generally around February. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in February first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Iloilo City is generally around July, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of July too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Iloilo City, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in May are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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