Weather in August in Philippines

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in August in Philippines. Is this month a good time to go to Philippines? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Philippines in August?

The weather in Philippines in August ranges from poor to tolerable depending on the destination.

August has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from warm in Baguio with 23°C (73°F) to very warm temperatures in Casiguran with 33°C (91°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 23°C (74°F) in Casiguran and 16°C (61°F) in Baguio. It is a very warm month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.

Precipitation ranges from moderate in General Santos with 88mm (3.5inch) rainfall to heavy in Baguio with 970mm (38inch) rainfall. August is the wettest month of the year. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 135 hours of sunshine in Manila during the whole month.

Where to go in Philippines in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in Philippines on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Philippines

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in Philippines?

Average weather in Manila

In August Manila generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (78°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Manila
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 79°F 
135 hours 
422mm / 17inch 
22 days 
poor 
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
135 hours 
433mm / 17inch 
22 days 
poor 
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
132 hours 
357mm / 14inch 
20 days 
poor 
Climate in Manila

Average weather in Boracay

In August Boracay generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Boracay
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
196mm / 7.7inch 
18 days 
poor 
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 77°F 
172mm / 6.8inch 
16 days 
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
163mm / 6.4inch 
19 days 
Climate in Boracay

Average weather in Puerto Princesa

In August Puerto Princesa generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (88°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Puerto Princesa
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
155mm / 6.1inch 
18 days 
31°C / 88°F 
24°C / 75°F 
190mm / 7.5inch 
18 days 
32°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
175mm / 6.9inch 
17 days 
Climate in Puerto Princesa

Average weather in Cebu City

In August Cebu City generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Cebu City
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
193mm / 7.6inch 
16 days 
32°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
137mm / 5.4inch 
14 days 
32°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
180mm / 7.1inch 
15 days 
Climate in Cebu City

Average weather in Panglao City

In August Panglao City generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Panglao City
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
193mm / 7.6inch 
16 days 
32°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
137mm / 5.4inch 
14 days 
32°C / 89°F 
25°C / 77°F 
180mm / 7.1inch 
15 days 
Climate in Panglao City

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Is August the best time to go to Philippines?

In our opinion August is not the best time to visit Philippines with commonly poor weather in Manila.

On average the best time to visit Philippines is in January, February, March and December with generally perfect weather in Manila. The worst months are June, July, August, September and October that can have poor weather conditions.

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