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

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

When to go to Anantapur, India

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

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

January

January is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Anantapur in May, you will notice that it is a scorcher. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Anantapur is sizzling. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Anantapur is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Anantapur during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Anantapur is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Anantapur in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Anantapur can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Anantapur, 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 Anantapur
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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