Elephanta Island, India: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Elephanta Island, India? If you're planning to go to Elephanta Island, the following 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 Elephanta Island, India

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

Important essentials for Elephanta Island, India

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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

  • (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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Elephanta Island, India by month

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January

If you go to Elephanta Island in January, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

If you vacation in Elephanta Island during February, you might see that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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March

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

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April

If you visit Elephanta Island during April, you might see that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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May

Traveling to Elephanta Island in May, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Elephanta Island in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

In July, Elephanta Island can be very hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Elephanta Island, with most of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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August

August in Elephanta Island is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

Traveling to Elephanta Island in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you go to Elephanta Island in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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November

Traveling to Elephanta Island in November, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

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December

If you vacation in Elephanta Island during December, you might find that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

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