As a premier city in Mindanao and one of the largest cities in the Philippines, Davao enjoys a pleasant climate all year round. Weather in Davao remains balmy the whole year, characterized by an even distribution of rainfall, temperature, humidity and air pressure. In other words, people in Davao enjoy fair weather throughout the year because there is no pronounced maximum rain period and long dry season.
Davao City is typhoon free being situated outside the typhoon belt area and it is also shielded with mountain ranges in its borders. The absence of tropical storm makes Davao an ideal place for the culture of fruit trees and makes high yield in agricultural and marine products as well as high industrial output. Davao City temperature ranges from 25-32 degrees Celsius (78-90 Fahrenheit) and an average rainfall up to 2,000 mm yearly.
Here’s a Whole Year Monthly Account of Weather in Davao
January and February on average is a dry season in Davao but nights are a little colder especially on the month of February because winter snows from neighboring countries melt on this month and wind carries the cold breeze making February the coldest month in Davao city.
Higher temperature starts on the month of March as summer approaches. April on average is the warmest month in Davao. Wet season starts in the month of May and continues to the months of June, July, August, September and October. The month of November and December is mostly dry season with sporadic rain showers.