Climate in Manila (Luzon), Philippines

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Manila, Philippines.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Manila (Luzon)

FRI Sep 17
32°C | 26°C

Moderate rain

SAT Sep 18
33°C | 26°C

Patchy rain possible

SUN Sep 19
33°C | 26°C

Patchy rain possible

The best time of year to visit Manila in Philippines

The Philippines tropical climate can discourage you from staying for very long in Manila. Manila's weather can be downright hot and humid, but the temperatures tend to differ by a few degrees according to the time of year. Since the country has wet and dry seasons which can overlap on each other, there is a chance that your trip to the islands will be delayed by bad weather. When the wet season hits the city floods occur and the traffic stops, even in the supposedly dry months of March to May.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month of: June, July, August, September and October.
  • Manila has dry periods in January, February, March and April.
  • The warmest month is May with an average maximum temperature of 34°C (93°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 30°C (86°F).
  • August is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • February is the driest month.
  • April is the most sunny month.
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