Aligarh, India: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Aligarh, India? If you're planning to go to Aligarh, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Aligarh, India

Based on the climate and weather in Aligarh, the best time to go is November. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Aligarh, India by month

January

If you go to Aligarh in January, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

February

If you go to Aligarh in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

March

If you vacation in Aligarh during March, you are likely to find that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

April

If you visit Aligarh during April, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Light shorts
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Light dresses

May

May in Aligarh is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sandals
  • Sarong
  • Light skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Extremely light dresses

June

If you vacation in Aligarh during June, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 80s F (high 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

July

July can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Skirts
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts

August

If you visit Aligarh during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

September

If you visit Aligarh during September, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

October

If you are traveling to Aligarh in October, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Sunglasses

November

November for Aligarh is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

December

If you vacation in Aligarh during December, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Aligarh, India

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Aligarh, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and M
  • A SIM card that works in Aligarh
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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