Birgunj, Nepal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Birgunj, Nepal

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

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

January

If you go to Birgunj in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts

February

February in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Birgunj in March, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Birgunj in April, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Birgunj in May, you will notice that it is sweltering. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Birgunj in June, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Birgunj in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Birgunj is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Birgunj in November, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Birgunj in December, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Birgunj, Nepal

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

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