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Bongao in Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (region) with it's 26,518 habitants is a town located in Philippines - about 667 mi (or 1,073 km) South of Manila, the country's capital town.

Time in Bongao is now 01:32 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Manila" with an UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent cities might be interesting for you: Zamboanga, Tongusong, Tampakan, Talipao, Patikul or Tongsinak. Since you are here already, consider visiting Pagasinan, Pababag, Malassa, Look Pandan, Lato-Lato and Paniongan. There are 2 airports in the area of Bongao. The nearest airport we have records of is Sanga Sanga Airport (IATA: SGS) with a distance of 2 mi (or 3.9 km) North-West of the city centre of Bongao.

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Bongao photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Location insights

Sightseeing Tipps, Historical Background and Trivia

We got more information about sightseeing tips as well as background information on historical events or famous people and things. Each with descriptions and links for further research on our dedicated Bongao sightseeing & history overview.

  • Bongao, Tawi-Tawi
  • Sheik Karimal Makdum Mosque
  • Simunul, Tawi-Tawi
  • Japanese destroyer Inazuma
  • Panglima Sugala, Tawi-Tawi
  • Sibutu Passage

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1022.4 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds
Few clouds

Wednesday, 3rd of June 2015

Sky is clear Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 4th of June 2015

Sky is clear Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 29°C (84 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 5th of June 2015

Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 29°C (83 °F)
Light rain, calm, clear sky.

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Bongao video gallery for a broader collection..

Pahut plane wreck

published: August 08, 2011 length: 08:02 min
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author: Blogie Robillo

The plane wreck found off the coast of Barangay Pahut on Bongao Island, Tawi-Tawi is believed to be the remains of a Japanese fighter plane (locally called "tora-tora"), downed during World

Sunog bongao tawi tawi

published: November 28, 2012 length: 02:41 min
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author: Mark Samsuya

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