Weather in September in Philippines

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in September 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 September?

The weather in Philippines in September ranges from poor to pleasant depending on the destination.

September has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from warm in Baguio with 23°C (73°F) to very warm temperatures in Boracay with 33°C (91°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 24°C (75°F) in Boracay and 16°C (61°F) in Baguio. Temperatures can be very high, so be prepared and make sure to pack light clothes.

Precipitation ranges from moderate in General Santos with 85mm (3.3inch) rainfall to heavy in Baguio with 545mm (21inch) rainfall. In general it is also a moderate sunny month with an average of 132 hours of sunshine in Manila during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Philippines.

Where to go in Philippines in September

Find the average weather conditions in September 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 September for the 5 most popular destinations in Philippines?

Average weather in Manila

In September 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
<<   August August
<<  
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 
October   >> October
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
26°C / 78°F 
160 hours 
236mm / 9.3inch 
18 days 
poor 
Climate in Manila

Average weather in Boracay

In September Boracay generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°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
<<   August August
<<  
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 
October   >> October
>>  
33°C / 91°F 
24°C / 75°F 
172mm / 6.8inch 
17 days 
Climate in Boracay

Average weather in Puerto Princesa

In September Puerto Princesa generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 32°C (89°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 24°C (75°F) and heavy monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Puerto Princesa
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   August August
<<  
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 
October   >> October
>>  
32°C / 89°F 
24°C / 75°F 
220mm / 8.7inch 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Puerto Princesa

Average weather in Cebu City

In September 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 heavy 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
<<   August August
<<  
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 
October   >> October
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
25°C / 77°F 
197mm / 7.8inch 
16 days 
Climate in Cebu City

Average weather in Panglao City

In September 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 heavy 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
<<   August August
<<  
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 
October   >> October
>>  
31°C / 88°F 
25°C / 77°F 
197mm / 7.8inch 
16 days 
Climate in Panglao City

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Philippines.

Is September the best time to go to Philippines?

In our opinion September 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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