February is the driest month.
What month is dry season in the Philippines?
Using temperature and rainfall as bases, the climate of the country can be divided into two major seasons: (1) the rainy season, from June to November; and (2) the dry season, from December to May.
What are the wettest and driest months in the Philippines?
The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (163mm). The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (11mm).
Which month is the driest in the year?
January, February Driest Months of the Year: NWS.
What is the best month to visit the Philippines?
The best time to visit the Philippines is during the dry season between November and April, when the country’s beautiful islands and remote areas are fully accessible. The shoulder months of May and November are also good, as it is less crowded but the weather is still lovely.
What month of the year is the coolest?
For the Northern Hemisphere, the months of January and February are typically the coldest.
Why is it cold in Philippines now?
Why is it cold? The northeast monsoon or hanging amihan is causing temperatures to drop as it affects the country. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) defines the northeast monsoon as “cold winds from the northeast.”
Which is the rainy season?
Monsoon or rainy season, lasting from June to September. The season is dominated by the humid southwest summer monsoon, which slowly sweeps across the country beginning in late May or early June. Monsoon rains begin to recede from North India at the beginning of October.
What direction does rain fall?
It is important to note that precipitation generally moves from west to east in the Northern Hemisphere. This is generally due to lower air pressure further north (ex. North America) than in the tropics.