Annapurna, Nepal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Annapurna, Nepal? If you're planning to go to Annapurna, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Annapurna, Nepal

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

Important essentials for Annapurna, Nepal

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Annapurna, Nepal

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Annapurna.

What to wear/what to pack for Annapurna, Nepal by month

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January

January here is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains occasionally.

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February

February is brisk. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains once in a while.

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March

March for Annapurna can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains occasionally.

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April

If you go to Annapurna in April, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in Annapurna is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to Annapurna in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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July

Traveling to Annapurna in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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August

August is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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September

September can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Annapurna in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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November

If you go to Annapurna in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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December

December here is cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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