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

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Traveling to Chhukhung, Nepal? If you're planning to go to Chhukhung, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Chhukhung, Nepal

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

Important essentials for Chhukhung, Nepal

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

Chhukhung is at a very high altitude, and may result in altitude sickness. For that reason, you will want to pack strong altitude sickness prevention products and treatments.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)

  • Consider asking your doctor about Diamox

  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Oximeter to check blood oxygen

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

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January

If you are traveling to Chhukhung in January, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

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February

Traveling to Chhukhung in February, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

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March

If you go to Chhukhung in March, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

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April

Traveling to Chhukhung in April, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost most days.

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May

May in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains regularly.

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June

If you are traveling to Chhukhung in June, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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July

July in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains most days.

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August

August is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains most days.

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September

Traveling to Chhukhung in September, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain about half of the time. 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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October

October in Chhukhung can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days. It rains sometimes.

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November

November is frigid. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost almost every day.

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December

If you go to Chhukhung in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost most days.

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Activities for Chhukhung, Nepal

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

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