Boracay weather in September

September falls during the wet southwest monsoon season, known locally as habagat.

You can expect increasingly hot weather that often peaks at 33°C (91°F), with clear sunny skies interspersed by rain clouds and fresh breezes that produce choppy sea conditions on the west coast.

How hot is it in Boracay in September?
Daytime high temperatures in Boracay in September 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 September?
There are normally six hours of bright sunshine each day in Boracay in September – that's around 47% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in September?
Sunrise is around 5:42am with sunset around 5:50pm.

How warm is the sea around Boracay in September?
The average sea temperature in Boracay in September is 29°C (84°F).

Does it rain in Boracay in September?
In September, it usually rains for at least two hours every day and during the night.

There are usually at least 18 days with some rain in Boracay in September; the average monthly rainfall is 276mm (11in).

This is the typhoon season so heavy rainfall may develop into the occasional tropical storm that can last for three to four days.

How windy is it in Boracay in September?
September sees an average hourly wind speed of 17 kilometres per hour (10.6 mph; 9 knots).

What to do in Boracay in September?
Despite being in the wet season, September is still a good time for watersports such as scuba diving, wind surfing and kite surfing.

During the wet season, west coast beaches become windier – perfect for wind surfing and kite surfing – while the less-windy east coast beaches offer calm seas that are good for swimming.

Local holidays?
None. This is the low season with a drop in hotel prices. However, flights and hotel rooms should still be booked in advance to avoid disappointment.

Boracay – September weather

Temperature icon High Temp: 30°C (86°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 26°C (78°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 6 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 12 hours per day
wind icon Wind speed: 17 km/h (10.6 mph; 9 knots)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 18+ days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 276 mm (11 in) per month
Very high heat & humidity  icon Comfort Level: High heat; ≤ 30 muggy days
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Extreme
swimming icon Sea Temp: 29°C (84°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 September: 12 June, 2024

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