Philippines, an island country in southeast Asia, is located in the Pacific Ocean. Its seventy one hundred some island fall under three regions, the Luzon, the Visayas and the Mindanao. It has the fifth largest coastline in the world. While its location in the Pacific Ring of Fire makes it prone to frequent seismic and volcanic activity, it also blesses it with abundant natural resources and the world’s greatest biodiversity. Mountainous islands like Mindanao are covered with rainforests. About four million tourists visit this country every year. Among others the tourism attractions here include numerous beaches specially the ones in Boracay, islands, water sports, mountains, rock formations, caves, waterfalls, trekking, historical sites, national parks and nature reserves, museums and shopping malls. Manila is the capity, the major international airport among numerous others in the country and Quezon is the largest city.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, buses, trams, taxis, inter-city air, trains, boats and
Tourist seasons: High tourist season from June to October, mid season May, December and
low season November to April.
Weather: Climatological Information Manila, Philippines, source Philippine Atmospheric,
Geophysical and Astronomical Services. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence
the weather conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied
on for current conditions. Visit relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1971-2000.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared
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