Bhubaneswar, India: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bhubaneswar, India? If you're planning to go to Bhubaneswar, I've got 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 Bhubaneswar, India

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

Important essentials for Bhubaneswar, India

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

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


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Bhubaneswar, India

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

If you go to a temple, such as Lingaraj Temple, wear:

If you see Odisha State Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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

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January

If you visit Bhubaneswar during January, you may see that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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February

If you visit Bhubaneswar during February, you may notice that it is extremely 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 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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March

Traveling to Bhubaneswar in March, you will notice that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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April

If you visit Bhubaneswar during April, you may find that it is sweltering 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

If you visit Bhubaneswar during May, you are likely to see that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (high 20s C).

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June

June in Bhubaneswar can be blisteringly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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July

July in Bhubaneswar is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Bhubaneswar is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

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

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October

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

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November

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

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December

If you visit Bhubaneswar during December, you are likely to see that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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