Cagayan de Oro is usually referred to as CDO. It is a first-class highly urbanized city in the Northern Mindanao, Philippines. The Cagayan de Oro city has a population of 675,950 people according to the census conducted in 2015. This Cagayan de Oro city is located along the North Central Coast of the island of Mindanao. The Cagayan de Oro city is also bordered with the Opol Municipalities in the West, Tagoloan to the East and Bukidnon provinces and Lanao del Norte to the South. This city is also the 10th most populous city in the Philippines.
The peak and busiest times of Cagayan de Oro are in August followed by July and May. Hotel prices, as well as flight tickets, will be higher than any other months. However, you can still get great deals if you book a flight or accommodation ticket earlier. The lesser month with travelers is in December. You can get cheap flight tickets and hotels if you are visiting Cagayan de Oro that month.
Catarman National Airport – is also known as the Catarman Airport. This Catarman National Airport serves the general area of the Catarman. Catarman National Airport is located in the Northern Samar province in the Philippines. This airport is a public airport. This Catarman National Airport is classified as a Class 2 principal airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. Philippine Airlines provides daily flight to Clark. However, the flight will be operated by PAL Express. If you are coming from Catarman to Cagayan de Oro, there are no direct flights available from Catarman to Cagayan de Oro. You need to transit at other airports before making a flight to Cagayan de Oro.
Laguindingan Airport – it is a primary airport that serves the Cagayan de Oro City and also Iligan. This Laguindingan Airport also serves the Misamis Oriental province, Lanao del Norte and Bukidnon in the Northern Mindanao, Philippines. This Laguindingan Airport is the second busiest airport in Mindanao after the Francisco Bangoy International Aiport that is located in the Davao city. The Laguindingan Airport is rated as a Principal Class 1 Domestic Airport by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. It is a body of the Department of Transportation that responsible for the operations of all public airports in the Philippines except the major international airports. The airport is located 46 km from Cagayan de Oro and 57 km from Iligan.
According to the climate classification by Koppen, Cagayan de Oro has a tropical climate with an annual average temperature of 28 °C. The highest recorded temperature in Cagayan de Oro is 39 °C back in June 1998. The hottest month in Cagayan de Oro is in May where the temperature can be as high as 33.3 °C during day time while 23.3 °C at night.