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

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Traveling to Gaya, India? If you're planning to go to Gaya, 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 Gaya, India

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

Important essentials for Gaya, India

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Gaya, India

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Gaya.

If you see a temple, such as Mangla Gauri Temple, wear:

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

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January

If you vacation in Gaya during January, you will probably see that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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February

If you visit Gaya during February, you will probably notice that it is 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).

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March

If you visit Gaya during March, you may notice that it is blindingly 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 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

If you vacation in Gaya during April, you might find that it can be sizzling 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 70s F (low 20s C).

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May

May in this region is unbearably hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

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June

If you vacation in Gaya during June, you are likely to notice that it is a scorcher. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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July

July in Gaya is blindingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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August

August in Gaya can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Gaya is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

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October

October in this region can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

If you are traveling to Gaya in November, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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December

December in this region is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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