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

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

When to go to Dholavira, India

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

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

January

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

February

February in Dholavira can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Dholavira during April, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Dholavira in June, you will notice that it is sizzling and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Dholavira in July, you will notice that it is sizzling. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Dholavira in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Dholavira during October, you are likely to find that it can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is hot 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:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Dholavira, 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 Dholavira

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