More than 30 areas to experience danger-level heat indices - PAGASA
More than 30 areas to experience danger-level heat indices - PAGASA
More than 30 areas to experience danger-level heat indices - PAGASA
by Kristan Carag07 May 2024
Children swim in an inflatable pool during a hot day in Manila, Philippines, April 29, 2024. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) expects that more than 30 areas will record danger-level heat indices on Tuesday, May 7.

PAGASA warns that the heat index could reach up to 46 degrees Celsius in Dagupan City, Pangasinan.

Other areas that could register danger-level heat indices include:

  • The Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City;
  • Science Garden in Quezon City;
  • Sinait, Ilocos Sur;
  • Laoag City, Ilocos Norte;
  • Mariano Marcos State University in Batac, Ilocos Norte;
  • Bacnotan, La Union;
  • Aparri, Cagayan;
  • Tuguegarao City, Cagayan;
  • Isabela State University in Echague, Isabela;
  • Iba, Zamabales;
  • Clark Airport in Pampanga;
  • Central Luzon State University in Munoz, Nueva Ecija;
  • Baler, Aurora;
  • Casiguran, Aurora;
  • Subic Bay, Olongapo City;
  • Sangley Point, Cavite;
  • Alabat, Quezon;
  • Coron, Palawan;
  • San Jose, Occidental Mindoro;
  • Puerto Princesa City, Palawan;
  • Aborlan, Palawan;
  • Cuyo, Palawan;
  • Virac, Catanduanes;
  • Masbate City, Masbate;
  • The Central Bicol State University of Agriculture in Pili, Camarines Sur;
  • Roxas City, Capiz;
  • Iloilo City, Iloilo;
  • Dumangas, Iloilo;
  • Catarman, Northern Samar;
  • Catbalogan, Samar;
  • Tacloban City, Leyte;
  • Guiuan, Eastern Samar;
  • Dipolog, Zamboanga Del Norte;
  • Davao City, Davao Del Sur;
  • Cotabato City, Maguindanao; and
  • Butuan City, Agusan Del Norte.

Based on data from PAGASA, the heat index went up to as high as 50 degrees Celsisus on Monday, May 6, in Clark Airport.


PAGASA cautions the public that the extreme heat could cause heat cramps, as well as heat exhaustion, and continued exposure could lead to heat stroke.

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