There are two monsoons in the Philippines, winter monsoon and summer monsoon. And it has two seasons. The dry seasons start from December to May and the rainy season from June to November. El Nido doesn’t experience typhoons like the rest of the archipelago. specifically, there is no best time to visit El Nido as every month has its advantages and disadvantages.

Weather Conditions for the Best Time to Visit

El Nido experiences a very nice climate throughout the year, with an average minimum temperature of, an average high temperature, and mostly sunny weather. The lowest temperatures are in January while the hottest months are in April and May. Let us review the weather month by month and see which month you should travel to El Nido.


In January the nights are quite cold but the days are warmer.


The weather and the temperature are quite similar compared to January. But February is generally drier than January.


March is the driest month of the year. The daily temperature is quite hot then But the nights are mild.


The humidity is quite high in April.


It starts to change the weather in May. The temperature goes too hot enough and it rains frequently a month on average.


The humidity increases and becomes High this month. The temperature remains quite comfortable though.


It rains about every other day in July In El Nido. This July is the rainiest month of the year in El Nido. 


August is very similar to July in El Nido. The air is hot and rains about every day. The temperature is also lower than in some other months of the year.


The southeast monsoon season starts to end this month. Still, it’s a very rainy month in El Nido.


It rains less than September and the weather feels quite pleasant. It rains on average and the temperatures stay high. 


The average temperature this month is medium. and the average rainfall is also the same.


December is very similar to November. It rains less and the Dry season seems to begin. 

So here you go. You have the necessary data about the weather in El Nido. And also knows difficulties month in getting to El Nido. So now you can decide when will be the perfect time for you to visit El Nido.

As for our suggestion, it is better to visit El Nido from December to May. The weather is dry and hot. The hottest months are March, April, and May. Temperatures reach more on the hottest days. The water is also warm and pleasant in these months. So it is ideal for divers also. 

So, if you are not uncomfortable in hot weather then March to May is the perfect time for you to visit El Nido.

Expect, that you got your point. The best time varies with your personal preference and also what things you will do in El Nido. For any query, your comment will be much pleasure for us.

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