The Philippines is one of the famous holiday destinations among the tourist. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Philippines is Coron Island. The island is one of the island clusters of Calamian Island in the Northern Palawan. Coron is famous for its beautiful sea view among the tourists. The scenic Coron Island Natural Biotic Area located here is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List.
The climate in Coron is tropical. The weather is generally hot and humid with an average temperature of 28 degrees centigrade. Coron experiences rainy season between May to November. During this period, rain is the heaviest and longest compared to other months. The best time to visit Coron would be during the dry season, around January to April. You can enjoy traveling on the island in the warm, dry weather in these months.
Labo Airport - Labo Airport, also known as Ozamiz Airport, is the only airport in Misamis Occidental province which serves the Ozamiz city and its neighboring cities. This airport is also considered as one of the busiest airports in Mindanao, catering to almost 300,000 passengers annually. At the moment, only four airlines are operating at Labo Airport, which is Cebu Pacific. Cebgo, Philippine Airline and PAL Express for destinations Manila and Cebu. There are between seven to 14 flights weekly available to these two cities.
Francisco B. Reyes Airport - Francisco B. Reyes Airport is a Class 2 principal airport which serves only domestic destinations. The airport is named after a former Coron mayor of the same name. Located in Busuanga Island, it is the main airport serving Coron and Busuanga. Currently, five airlines are operating at the Francisco B. Reyes Airport which are Air Juan, AirSWIFT, Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and SkyJet. Traveling to the city from the airport is convenient with vans and shuttles available for about PHP 150 per person.
Coron has a warm and humid tropical climate with a distinct dry and rainy season. The temperature in Coron is generally stable around 28 degrees centigrade on average and can reach 38 degrees at maximum. The driest months in Coron is between January to April, while the heaviest and longest rainfall usually happens between May to November. If you want to travel to the island in pleasant weather, January to April would be an excellent period to visit Coron. Indeed, it will be the best time to sunbathe, island hopping or relax while viewing beautiful sceneries of Coron!