Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines Overview

Puerto Princesa, officially City of Puerto Princesa (Filipino: Lungsod ng Puerto Princesa) is a city located in the western provincial island of Palawan, Philippines. Though the provincial seat of government for Palawan, the city itself is one of 38 independent cities within the Philippines not controlled by the province in which it is geographically located and is therefore an independent area located within Palawan.

Today, Puerto Princesa is a popular tourist city with many beach resorts and seafood restaurants. It has been acclaimed several times as the cleanest and greenest city in the Philippines.

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According to the Koppen climate classification, Puerto Princesa features a tropical wet and dry climate. It is usually wet from June to December and with very little rain from February to May. Average temperature is 29 C while the annual average rainfall is 1,148 mm per year. It is warm and humid all year round