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

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

When to go to Gurgaon, India

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

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

January

If you vacation in Gurgaon during January, you are likely to find that it is mild 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 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Gurgaon during March, you are likely to find that it is consistently 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Gurgaon in April, you will notice that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Gurgaon during May, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Gurgaon during July, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Gurgaon during October, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Gurgaon during November, you are likely to find 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Gurgaon during December, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 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:

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

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

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

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