Batanes Island has distinct beauty compared to other Philippines islands. Batanes has steep cliffs, rolling hills, deep canyons and border lined shores but what is most interesting about this island are the stone walled houses purposely designed to survive against typhoons.
The weather of Batanes is cool and windy. And it rains any month of the year. Compared to the rest of the country, the Batanes weather is rather pleasant. It has an almost temperate temperature from December to February where temperatures dip as low as 7 degrees centigrade. It enjoys practically four seasons, the best one being summer which is from March to June. Average monthly rainfall is 450 mm.