Chhumey, Bhutan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chhumey, Bhutan? If you're planning to go to Chhumey, here 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 Chhumey, Bhutan

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

Important essentials for Chhumey, Bhutan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.

General health necessities

Chhumey is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Supplements

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


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Chhumey, Bhutan by month

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January

If you are traveling to Chhumey in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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February

February in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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March

If you vacation in Chhumey during March, you might notice that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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April

If you vacation in Chhumey during April, you are likely to notice that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May in Chhumey is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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June

June in Chhumey is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

If you visit Chhumey during July, you are likely to see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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August

August in Chhumey is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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October

October in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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November

If you go to Chhumey in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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December

December here is cold. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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