The best times to visit Puerto Galera for ideal weather are
March 5th to April 15th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Puerto Galera Travel Guide
Other Puerto Galera Travel Info
Weather in Puerto Galera
Average temperatures in Puerto Galera vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 2nd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Puerto Galera, the hottest months are May, June, and then April. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid May where highs are regularly around 92.4°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.5°F (24.2°C) at night.
Puerto Galera Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Puerto Galera 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.
Puerto Galera Perceived Temperature (F)
Puerto Galera Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Puerto Galera 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)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Puerto Galera are February, March, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early April. For example, on the week of April 2nd there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early July with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.
When can you find snow in Puerto Galera? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Puerto Galera.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Puerto Galera (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
Puerto Galera has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (76.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (84.7%).
Wind in Puerto Galera is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is December, followed by January and March. December’s average wind speed of around 3.1 knots (3.6 MPH or 5.7 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late March where average top sustained speeds reach 5.5 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Puerto Galera.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.1||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Feb||2.9||Barely noticeable||4.8||Light breeze|
|Mar||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.1||Light breeze|
|Apr||3||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|May||2.5||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
|Jun||2.4||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
|Jul||2.4||Barely noticeable||4.1||Light breeze|
|Aug||2.4||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|Sep||2.5||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.7||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
|Nov||2.7||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Dec||3.1||Barely noticeable||4.9||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Puerto Galera?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Sep 20, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Puerto Galera, the Philippines is April, followed by March and February. 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 Puerto Galera in September. 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 Puerto Galera Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.4°F (33.6°C) and 86.9°F (30.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest 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 quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 11 to 14 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Puerto Galera, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 86.4°F (30.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 11 to 15 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Puerto Galera to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 86.9°F (30.5°C) and 83.5°F (28.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 6 to 13 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.