Search Best Beach Holiday Guide   

 Boracay Weather

White Beach, Boracay
White Beach, Boracay – Image courtesy of Philippines Tourism

Best time to visit Boracay

The best time to visit Boracay is during the dry season from mid-November to April.

For the best weather visit from February to April, when you can expect clear sunny skies and a cooling north-easterly wind with temperatures averaging 28°C.

Temperatures climb to an average high of 33°C in May at the onset of the wet season.

Typically, Boracay experiences a tropical climate with two distinct seasonal weather patterns: the dry northeast monsoon (known locally as Amihan) and the wet southwest monsoon (known locally as Habagat), as well as a short dry summer.

The dry season runs from November to April, while the wet season begins during June and ends in late October.

The Amihan season, from November to February, brings clear sunny skies with cool breezes and calm seas. Daytime temperatures range from 25°C to 31°C (77°F to 88°F), with occasional rain showers. Nights are cooler and may drop to 23°C.

Summer, from March through June, brings increasingly hot weather with an average high of 33°C (91°F) and the occasional cooling thunderstorm that increase in frequency during June.

The Habagat season, from July to October, brings hot and humid weather, with frequent heavy rainfall and a prevailing west wind, which can develop into the occasional tropical storm.


Boracay Weather Guide

Daytime Average High (°C) 29 30 31 32 33 32 31 31 31 31 30 29
Night-time Average Low (°C) 23 23 24 25 25 24 24 24 24 24 24 24
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 6 7 8 9 8 6 6 6 6 6 6 6
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 12 12 12 11
Comfort Level – Heat & Humidity Moderately warm icon Moderately hot icon Moderately hot icon Moderately hot icon High heat & humidity icon High heat & humidity icon High heat & humidity icon High heat & humidity icon High heat & humidity icon High heat & humidity icon Moderately hot icon Moderately warm icon
Days with some Rain 9 6 5 5 10 18 20 19 18 18 14 12
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 152 74 51 60 264 334 614 506 440 448 387 253
Sea Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 29 30 30 29 29 29 29 29 28
(Boracay, Philippines) J F M A M J J A S O N D


High season:

From mid-December to June, including the Christmas and Easter holidays, and the Philippine school holidays in April and May.

Low season:

July to October.

Boracay Monthly Weather Review

January February March April May June
July August September October November December
Latest update for this beach holiday destination: 2 June, 2014
Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Detector
SAVE $$$ on Travel Deals to the Best Beach Holiday Destinations
For a beach holiday in Boracay book – Search, compare and book cheap flight deals, hotels and travel offers with our online travel partners.
Travel Insurance with Free Global SIM
Contact Us  l  site map 
© 2011-2014 The Best Beach Guide. All rights reserved. No part of this site may be reproduced without our written permission. Note: This information about best beach holiday destinations – Boracay weather – was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice.