Ozamiz City, like most of the other Flipino cities, started as tiny settlement & grew into a big city. Ozamiz City is the gateway to Misamis Occidental, which is one of the busiest ports in Northern Mindanao. The reminiscence of the Spanish colonial era can still be found around the city through the architecture and the lifestyle in the city. In short, Ozamiz deserves to be in your itinerary.
Like any other Filipino cities, Ozamiz is warm and humid most of the time. If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ozamiz are March, April, and then February. However, it's most likely to rain in January, so be prepared with an umbrella.
General Santos International Airport - Also known as General Santos City Airport (GES), this airport is located in the city of General Santos, Philippines. It is the largest airport in the island of Mindanao and serves domestic and international flights from destinations such as Cebu, Iloilo and Manila. Some of the airlines that operate here are Cebu Pacific and Philippines Airlines. The General Santos International Airport is equipped with facilities such as ATMs, nursing center, passenger lounge and many more.
Ozamiz Airport - Also known as Labo Airport (OZC), this airport serves the general area of the city of Ozamiz in the Philippines. It is the only airport in the province of Misamis Occidental. The airport takes its name from its location, the barangay of Labo in Ozamiz. This airport operates flights to Manila and Cebu provided by Philippines Airlines and Cebu Pacific. This airport is considered as a small airport, therefore do not expect 5-star facilities on your arrival. To get to the city, you can take the jeepney, bus or trikes.
The weather is Ozamiz is mostly warm throughout the year. If you prefer to visit during the hot season, it is best to visit between March 23 to May 16, where the average daily high temperature is above 33°C. The hottest day of the year is April 15, with an average high of 34°C and low of 24°C. On the other hand, the cool season that lasts for 2.2 months, happens from December 3 to February 10, with an average daily high temperature below 31°C. The coldest day of the year is December 12, with an average low of 23°C and a high of 31°C.