10 Coolest Places in the Philippines Aside from Baguio

12 May 2023
10 Coolest Places in the Philippines Aside from Baguio

Ask anyone about which place they would go to beat the summer heat. Definitely, they would always recommend Baguio since it is known as the country’s Summer Capital. But, do you know that the Philippines have other coolest places besides the City of Pines?


Geographically, the Philippines is a tropical country with high temperatures and humidity throughout the year. The average heat index ranges from 32 to 41 Degrees Celsius, usually from December to May. Meanwhile, the country’s cool index ranges from 20 to 25 Degrees Celsius from June to November, with occasional dips to lower temperatures during the rainy season. 


However, our country also features thick vegetation, tropical forests, natural attractions, and mountain ranges. Some of our islands have higher elevations and are surrounded by coastal lines while others are already covered with towering skyscrapers. As a result, you can find different temperatures and humidity in every town or province, which is also good. This is simply because you can choose where to build your house and lot Philippines.


To give you an idea which of these places have the coldest temperature, check out our list of coolest towns in the Philippines.



List of Places in the Philippines with Cool Weather


As mentioned, Baguio City has an average temperature of around 15 to 26 Degrees Celsius, making it a perfect destination and tourist attraction for those who want to escape the summer heat. Baguio is home to the famous Camp John Hay, Burnham Park, and the Baguio Night Market. If you’re looking for a place to reside, Lumina Manaoag is close to Baguio City.


Besides Baguio, take your pick which of these coldest places you want to live.



Sagada, Mountain Province 

Located in North Luzon, Sagada has an average temperature of around 15 to 23 Degrees Celsius. It is an excellent destination for those who want to explore the town's rich history and culture. Some of the must-visit places in Sagada are the Echo Valley, Hanging Coffins, and Sumaguing Cave.


Moreover, you can also find a Lumina community near Sagada, the Lumina San Juan. Thus, you can enjoy the cool weather coming from Sagada.



Vigan City 

Vigan City's average temperature is around 24 to 33 Degrees Celsius. It is popular for its well-preserved Spanish colonial buildings, cobblestone streets, and historic park. If you happen to visit in Vigan City, experience local at Calle Crisologo, Bantay Bell Tower, and Baluarte. 


Do you want to live near Vigan City and experience its cool climate? Lumina San Juan is the closest affordable residential community in Ilocos. 




You can also check out the city of Batangas with an average temperature of around 22 to 27 Degrees Celsius. Its higher altitude provides cold weather. Among the local attractions in Batangas are the Taal Volcano, Taal Lake, the Taal Basilica, and the winding roads leading to the volcano.


Fortunately, we have several Lumina communities in Batangas, located in Lipa, Tanauan, Bauan, Rosario, and Sto. Tomas.




If you want to relocate to Bicol Region, Albay is a perfect choice. Besides being famous for Mayon Volcano's perfect cone shape, its average temperature is only around 25 to 32 Degrees Celsius. You can also visit Cagsawa Ruins, Quitinday Hills, and Sumlang Lake.


For affordable housing packages, consider Lumina Legaspi.



Don Salvador Benedicto, Negros Occidental 

Besides Canlaon City, Don Salvador Benedicto also bears cool weather. No wonder this town on Negros Island is also known as "Little Baguio." Its average temperature is around 22 to 28 Degrees Celsius. Don Salvador Benedicto is home to Marlboro Hills and the Grand Dulay, a traditional Ilonggo house.


One great advantage is that this cool town is close to Lumina Bacolod. So, it’s an ideal investment to buy a property in Negros.



Lake Sebu, South Cotabato 

Located in South Cotabato, Lake Sebu has an average temperature of around 22 to 25 Degrees Celsius. It is a great destination for nature lovers, offering seven waterfalls, a T'nalak Weaving Center, and a chance to see the traditional T'boli dance. You can book flights to General Santos City and ride a bus to Koronadal to reach Lake Sebu.


Lumina Tagum is only a few hours away from South Cotabato if you're looking for an affordable house and lot property.




Another province in Mindanao with a cooler temperature is Bukidnon, specifically in Lantapan, the provincial capital of Malaybalay. The cool index can drop to as low as 16 Degrees Celsius while the average heat index is around 32 Degrees Celsius. 


Among the local attractions include the Dahilayan Adventure Park, Monastery of the Transfiguration, Del Monte Pineapple Plantation, and Kaamulan Park. You can also explore the scenic views of the Kitanglad Mountain Range and the Bukidnon Provincial Tree Park.


If you want to get closer to mother nature, we also offer housing properties in Lumina Malaybalay and Valencia.



Davao City 

Davao City's average temperature is around 22 to 32 Degrees Celsius. Its higher altitude provides cooler weather compared to other cities in the Philippines. Among the most famous attractions in Davao City are Mount Apo, the Philippine Eagle Center, and the T'nalak Weaving Center.


Of course, you don’t want to miss such a promising investment opportunity regarding real estate. Davao City is only a few hours away from Lumina Tagum.



Puerto Princesa 

Palawan is also one of the country’s tropical islands with the best climate. It is famous for the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, Honda Bay, and the Tubbataha Reef. Puerto Princesa's average temperature ranges from 24 to 33 Degrees Celsius. 




Batanes group of islands is located in the northernmost part of the Philippines. Its weather condition is relatively cool all year round, with temperatures ranging from 16 to 32 Degrees Celsius. Batanes is known for its scenic landscapes, traditional Ivatan houses, and the Honesty Coffee Shop.


As you can see, you can find Lumina Homes in most parts of the coldest places in the country. We ensured that you have plenty of options based on your housing preferences, including location and accessibility. You can live comfortably in your preferred location and access enormous essential facilities. Apart from local attractions, Lumina communities are close to government services, commercial establishments, and road infrastructures.


So, do you have a specific housing location in mind? Leave a message in our chat box below or visit the Lumina office nearby for housing inquiries. 

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