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

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

When to go to Chunar, India

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

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

January

January in Chunar is warm and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Chunar in February, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Chunar in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Light skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Extremely light dresses

May

May for Chunar is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Light skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sarong
  • Sandals
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely light dresses

June

June in Chunar is sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) to low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sarong
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light skirts

July

In July, Chunar is blindingly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Chunar, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Chunar in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Chunar is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Chunar during November, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently 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 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Chunar in December, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Chunar, India

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Chunar, 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 Chunar
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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