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    Central Philippines

    Cebu weather and climate

    Central Philippines

    Cebu weather and climate

     

    Day

    32 °C

     

    Night

    24 °C

     

    Sea

    28 °C

     

    Precipitation

    64 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    10 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    76 %

     

    Day

    32 °C

     

    Night

    24 °C

     

    Sea

    28 °C

     

    Precipitation

    64 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    10 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    12 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    7 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    76 %

    Overview: Cebu
    Expanding upon the tropical climate of Cebu in the Philippines, the area is known for its pleasant temperatures, ranging from 30 °C (87 °F) during the daytime in January to a warm 34 °C (93 °F) in May. Nighttime temperatures are also comfortable, starting off the year at 23 °C (74 °F) in January and slightly increasing to 25 °C (77 °F) by May. April is typically the driest month, experiencing only 8 days of rainfall, while October is prominently the wettest, with 21 days of precipitation. The weather is conducive to tourism, which is reflected in the seasonal ebb and flow of the number of visitors to the region.

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    Last week's weather in Cebu

    The week of 19 February 2024 - 25 February 2024 had an average daily temperature of 31 °C (88 °F) and a minimum (nighttime) temperature of 25 °C (77 °F). The current temperatures are roughly same as the long-term average for Cebu, with the daily and nighttime temperatures being 31 °C (88 °F) and 23 °C (73 °F), respectively. In the beginning, Tuesday was hottest day of the week. The average temperatures observed during different times of day (based on local time) were as below: 7am 26 °C (79 °F), 10am 30 °C (86 °F), 1pm 30 °C (86 °F), 4pm 30 °C (86 °F), 7pm 28 °C (82 °F), 10pm 27 °C (81 °F).

    The week had 4 days without rain, 2 days with light rain and 1 day with moderate rain. During the whole week, total of 1 mm (0.04 in) of precipitation was observed, which is below the long term average for Cebu, which is 17 mm (0.67 in). The average cloud coverage during the daytime (from dawn to dusk) was 51 %.

    The wind's speed averaged 4.0 m/s. North-East and North were the dominant wind direction(s). The atmosferic pressure ranged from 1006 hpa to 1017 hpa. The air in Cebu had an average humidity of 73 %.

    On average, there were 5 hours clear skies, 2 hours partially overcast skies, 4.5 hours overcast skies and 1 hour rainy weather during the daytime (from dawn to dusk). The sunrise on average occurred at 06:02, and the sunset occurred at 17:53.

    Weather overview for Cebu

    Weather overview

    Expanding upon the tropical climate of Cebu in the Philippines, the area is known for its pleasant temperatures, ranging from 30 °C (87 °F) during the daytime in January to a warm 34 °C (93 °F) in May. Nighttime temperatures are also comfortable, starting off the year at 23 °C (74 °F) in January and slightly increasing to 25 °C (77 °F) by May. April is typically the driest month, experiencing only 8 days of rainfall, while October is prominently the wettest, with 21 days of precipitation. The weather is conducive to tourism, which is reflected in the seasonal ebb and flow of the number of visitors to the region.

    January weather

    In Cebu, the minimum daytime temperature is apparent with an average measure of 30 °C (87 °F), along with the night temperature dropping to an observable 23 °C (74 °F). The tourist season is in full swing, and there is a noticeable decrease in rainfall amount from the previous month, recorded at 114 mm (4.49 in). Wind speeds reach their peak with an average of 3 m/s.

    February weather

    Approaching the height of the tourist season, Cebu experiences a further reduction in rainfall to 74 mm (2.93 in) and a concurrent decrease in the number of rainy days.

    March weather

    Cebu's tourist season continues to thrive in March, as the day temperature begins to increase to 32 °C (90 °F), and the night temperature also gently ascends to 24 °C (75 °F). Rainfall unsurprisingly dwindles to 64 mm (2.51 in), accompanied by a reduction in rainy days to 10 days.

    April weather

    April in Cebu marks a continuation of the tourism season, showcasing a rising day temperature up to 33 °C (92 °F). The scarcity of rainy days becomes evident with a low of 8 days, and the rainfall remains minimal as well. The maximum amount of sunshine can be enjoyed during this month.

    May weather

    May sees the pinnacle of day temperatures in Cebu, reaching 34 °C (93 °F), and night temperatures also hit their zenith at 25 °C (77 °F). There's a hint of an increase in rainfall amounting to 103 mm (4.04 in). Humidity levels reach their lowest point for the season at 75 %.

    June weather

    June in Cebu is marked by a decrease in daytime temperature to a still warm 33 °C (91 °F). The wet season is on the horizon, as the rainfall patterns shift with an increase in rainy days to 19 days and a rise in rainfall to 178 mm (7.01 in). The number of sunny hours begins to wane, averaging at 6 hours.

    July weather

    July in Cebu continues to observe a decline in day temperature to 32 °C (90 °F). A plentiful rainfall amount can be expected with the persistent wet season looming.

    August weather

    August in Cebu witnesses a downturn in rainy days to 17 days, and rainfall also starts to lessen, charted at 164 mm (6.48 in).

    September weather

    Cebu's wet season draws near in September, with rainy days beginning to trend upward to 19 days, coupled with a corresponding increase in rainfall. The least amount of sunny hours without clouds is also noticeable, averaging at 6 hours.

    October weather

    October in Cebu ushers in the peak of the rainy season with a significant rise in rainfall, while the number of rainy days reaches a peak of 21 days. Wind speeds are at their calmest, averaging 2.

    November weather

    Cebu in November transitions as the tourist season commences and the number of rainy days begins to fall to 19 days. Additionally, a decrease in rainfall to 176 mm (6.91 in) can be seen.

    December weather

    Cebu in December is characterized by a decline in daytime temperature to an agreeable 31 °C (87 °F). The tourism season is in effect, with a drop in the number of rainy days to 17 days. Simultaneously, a downtrend in rainfall is notable, and the highest humidity levels for the year surface in December.

    FAQs

    What is January's average night temperature in Cebu?

    Cebu's January nights are mild, with an average temperature of 23 °C (74 °F)—ideal for nocturnal activities.

    Is February in Cebu conducive for tourism?

    Yes, February is quite inviting with pleasant day temperatures averaging 31 °C (87 °F) and seawater temperatures of 27 °C (81 °F), ensuring comfortable evenings at approximately 23 °C (74 °F).

    How does Cebu's sea temperature fare in March?

    March graces Cebu's waters with a warm sea temperature of 28 °C (82 °F), making it perfect for extended aquatic enjoyment.

    How warm does it get in Cebu during April?

    April in Cebu brings notable warmth, with day temperatures hitting an average high of 33 °C (92 °F).

    What can be expected from daytime temperatures in Cebu during May?

    With a significant rise, day temperatures in May average at a hot 34 °C (93 °F) in Cebu.

    How much sunshine does Cebu get in June?

    With a transition toward the wet season, Cebu sees a reduction in sunshine, averaging at 6 hours per day in June.

    Is July a particularly rainy month in Cebu?

    Indeed, July marks one of the more rain-intense periods in Cebu's calendar.

    What trend is observed with rainfall in Cebu during August?

    In August, Cebu experiences a noteworthy decline in both the number of rainy days and overall rainfall amounts.

    Does September in Cebu have minimal sunny periods?

    September indeed offers fewer hours of sunshine, averaging the lowest in the year at 6 hours daily.

    What's the outlook for sun hours in Cebu throughout October?

    October in Cebu typically provides a modest average of 6 hours of sunshine each day.

    Is the rainy pattern in Cebu decreasing by November?

    Yes, November sees a turn with less rainfall and a reduction in rainy days in Cebu.

    Does December break away from Cebu's wet season?

    December in Cebu steers clear of the wet spell, recording fewer rainy days than previous wet months.

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