When is the best time to go to Cebu City

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The chart above shows the best time of year to visit Cebu City, Philippines. These are based on an analysis of weather averages such as temperature, rainfall and number of hours of sunshine. These ratings are based solely on the climate and do not take into account other factors such as accommodation prices and how busy it is likely to be.

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Cebu City weather by month

Please note our recommendations for when to visit Cebu City are based solely on the weather and do not take into accounts accommodation prices, how busy it will be and what events are on.

January

Cebu City January weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
27°C 110mm 6.6hrs 12.3hrs

Cebu City's weather in January is typically hot, humid and damp in nature.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Cebu City, with some inordinately good weather at this time of year.

January is in the winter in Cebu City and is typically the coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (86°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average January is the driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 110mm 4.3 inches of rain making it a damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 11 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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February

Cebu City February weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
27°C 78mm 6.7hrs 12.5hrs

February in Cebu City is generally reasonably dry with the temperature being hot.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of fairly acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Cebu City.

February is in the winter in Cebu City and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 30°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (73°F) is normal.

On average February is the 2nd driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 78mm 3.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 9 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

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March

Cebu City March weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 54mm 7.6hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in March in Cebu City is characteristically hot, humid and reasonably dry.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Cebu City, with some particularly good weather at this time of year.

March is in the spring in Cebu City and is typically the 3rd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average March is the 3rd driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 54mm 2.1 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 7 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.6 hours of sunshine per day.

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April

Cebu City April weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
29°C 52mm 8.7hrs 13.1hrs

Cebu City's weather in April is typically very hot, humid and reasonably dry in nature.

It is perhaps the perfect month to visit Cebu City, with some inordinately good weather at this time of year.

April is in the spring in Cebu City and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (91°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average April is the 4th driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 52mm 2 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 8.7 hours of sunshine per day.

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May

Cebu City May weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
30°C 96mm 7.9hrs 13.3hrs

May is a a little damp, humid month in Cebu City and the temperature is generally very hot.

Although outside the main holiday season, there is still plenty of quite acceptable weather around this time of year. This makes it an okay time to visit Cebu City.

May is in the spring in Cebu City and is typically the 5th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 33°C (92°F), whilst at night 25°C (77°F) is normal.

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 96mm 3.8 inches of rain making it a a little damp time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 8 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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June

Cebu City June weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
29°C 179mm 6.5hrs 12.3hrs

Very hot, humid and wet weather often prevails in Cebu City during the month of June

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

June is in the summer in Cebu City and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (90°F), whilst at night 24°C (76°F) is normal.

On average June is the 6th driest month of the year in Cebu City with around 179mm 7.1 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in June »

July

Cebu City July weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 190mm 6.4hrs 12.5hrs

July in Cebu City is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

July is in the summer in Cebu City and is typically the 6th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average July is the 6th wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 190mm 7.5 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in July »

August

Cebu City August weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
29°C 162mm 6.4hrs 12.8hrs

The weather in August in Cebu City is characteristically very hot, humid and wet.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

August is in the summer in Cebu City and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (76°F) is normal.

On average August is the 5th wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 162mm 6.4 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in August »

September

Cebu City September weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
29°C 182mm 6.2hrs 13.1hrs

Cebu City's weather in September is typically hot, humid and wet in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

September is in the fall / autumn in Cebu City and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average September is the 4th wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 182mm 7.2 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.2 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in September »

October

Cebu City October weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 186mm 6.5hrs 13.3hrs

October is a wet, humid month in Cebu City and the temperature is generally hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often not a good and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

October is in the fall / autumn in Cebu City and is typically the 3rd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average October is the 3rd wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 186mm 7.3 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 16 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.5 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in October »

November

Cebu City November weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 174mm 6.3hrs 12.3hrs

Cebu City's weather in November is typically hot, humid and wet in nature.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often pretty bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

November is in the fall / autumn in Cebu City and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

On average November is the 2nd wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 174mm 6.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 15 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.3 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in November »

December

Cebu City December weather averages
Temp Rain Sunshine Day length
28°C 122mm 6.7hrs 12.5hrs

December in Cebu City is generally wet with the temperature being hot.

Based on weather alone, this is probably a time of year to avoid going to Cebu City for your holidays. The weather is often relatively bad and not conducive to spending time outdoors.

December is in the winter in Cebu City and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (87°F), whilst at night 23°C (74°F) is normal.

On average December is the wettest month of the year in Cebu City with around 122mm 4.8 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 13 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.

Cebu City weather in December »

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Cebu City weather stats

Cebu City weather statistics
Hottest month: May 33°C 91.4°F
Driest month: April 52mm 2ins
Sunniest month: April 8.7hrs
Coldest month: January 29.9°C 85.8°F
Wettest month: July 190mm 7.5ins
Warmest sea: June 29.7°C 85.5°F
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