Boracay weather in March

March is an excellent time to visit Boracay as it falls in the middle of the dry season.

You can expect clear sunny skies and cool sea breezes, with the occasional brief afternoon rain shower. Daytime temperatures average 28°C (82°F).

How hot is it in Boracay in March?
Daytime high temperatures in Boracay in March average 30°C (86°F) with high heat and humidity, falling to a night-time low of 26°C (78°F).

How sunny is it in Boracay in March?
There are normally eight hours of bright sunshine each day in Boracay in March – that's around 65% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in March?
Sunrise is around 6:00am with sunset around 6:00pm.

How warm is the sea around Boracay in March?
The average sea temperature in Boracay in March is 27°C (80°F).

Does it rain in Boracay in March?
There are usually four days with some rain in Boracay in March, and the average monthly rainfall is 29mm (1in).

March is usually the driest month of the year.

How windy is it in Boracay in March?
March sees an average hourly wind speed of 22 kilometres per hour (14 mph; 12 knots).

What to do in Boracay in March?
March provides good weather conditions for water sports including scuba diving, wind surfing and kite surfing.

The west coast beaches are calm and best for swimming, while the more windy east coast beaches offer good conditions for wind surfing and kite surfing.

Local holidays?
Lailatul Isra Wal Mi Raj – 1st March 2022*; March Equinox – 20th March.

This is high season. March can be busy. Flights and hotel rooms should be booked in advance to avoid disappointment.

Note: *Islamic holiday exact dates are subject to moon sightings and differ from year to year.

Boracay – March weather

Temperature icon High Temp: 30°C (86°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 26°C (78°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 8 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 12 hours per day
wind icon Wind speed: 22 km/h (14 mph; 12 knots)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 4 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 29 mm (1 in) per month
Hot icon Comfort Level: High heat; ≤ 31 muggy days
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Extreme
swimming icon Sea Temp: 27°C (80°F)
Boracay Island, Philippines

Best time to visit the Boracay

The best time to visit Boracay is from January to April, when you can expect clear sunny skies and a cooling north-easterly wind with temperatures averaging 28°C (82°F).

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Source: Meteorological data for Boracay is based on weather statistics gathered for the period 2012 to 2021 from the closest weather stations in the Western Visayas, including Roxas City, located 100km (62mi) southeast of Boracay. As such the actual weather conditions in Boracay may vary slightly. Additional climate data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.

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Latest update: Boracay weather in March: 12 June, 2024

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