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

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

When to go to Daltonganj, India

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Daltonganj in January, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Daltonganj in March, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Daltonganj in April, you will notice that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Daltonganj during May, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly hot and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Daltonganj can be excruciatingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Daltonganj can be sweltering. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Daltonganj, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Daltonganj during August, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Daltonganj during September, you are likely to find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s 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 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Daltonganj in October, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Daltonganj during November, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Daltonganj during December, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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