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

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

When to go to Harsil, India

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

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

January

If you visit Harsil during January, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally. There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella

February

February in Harsil is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat

March

Traveling to Harsil in March, you will notice that it is balmy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (high 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear

April

If you vacation in Harsil during April, you are likely to find that it is warm and dry with little 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:

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

May

Traveling to Harsil in May, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Harsil during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Harsil is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

August

August in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

September

If you are traveling to Harsil in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

October

If you go to Harsil in October, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Harsil in November, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts

December

December for Harsil can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Socks

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

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

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