The best times to visit Baguio for ideal weather are
January 1st to December 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Baguio Travel Guide
Weather in Baguio
Average temperatures in Baguio vary barely at all and are temperate for about half of the year. The area is in the top 45 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Baguio, the hottest months are April, May, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid-April where highs are regularly around 78.1°F (25.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.6°F (15.9°C) at night.
Baguio Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Baguio Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Baguio Perceived Temperature (F)
Baguio Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Baguio Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Baguio.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Baguio (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Baguio has above average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is March (80.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (90.6%).
Wind in Baguio is usually calm. The windiest month is August, followed by June and October. August’s average wind speed of around 4 knots (4.6 MPH or 7.4 KPH) is considered “light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early-to-mid-August where average top sustained speeds reach 8.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Baguio.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||3.6||light air||6.6||a light breeze|
|Feb||3.2||light air||5.9||a light breeze|
|Mar||3||light air||5.7||a light breeze|
|Apr||2.8||light air||5||a light breeze|
|May||2.9||light air||5.3||a light breeze|
|Jun||3.6||light air||6.3||a light breeze|
|Jul||3.4||light air||6||a light breeze|
|Aug||4||a light breeze||6.9||a light breeze|
|Sep||3.2||light air||5.9||a light breeze|
|Oct||3.6||light air||6.6||a light breeze|
|Nov||3.4||light air||6.2||a light breeze|
|Dec||3.4||light air||6||a light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Baguio?
As of 6/5/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for the Philippines; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Baguio, The Philippines is January, followed by November and December. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Baguio in July. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Baguio Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 78.1°F (25.6°C) and 75.2°F (24°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is busy for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Baguio, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 72.4°F (22.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Baguio to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 75.3°F (24.1°C) and 72.2°F (22.3°C). These times of year are the busiest with tourists.