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

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

When to go to Central Karnataka, India

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

What to wear/what to pack for Central Karnataka, India by month

January

If you vacation in Central Karnataka during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Central Karnataka in February, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

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

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Central Karnataka is scorchingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Central Karnataka during May, 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Central Karnataka in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear

August

If you visit Central Karnataka during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

Traveling to Central Karnataka in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Central Karnataka is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Central Karnataka in November, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is extremely warm 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Central Karnataka, India

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

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