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

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

When to go to Indore, India

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

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

January

January in Indore is warm and very dry. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Indore is extremely warm and very dry. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Indore during March, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 10 and 20% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Indore in April, you will notice that it is sweltering and very dry. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Indore is a scorcher and very dry. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Light dresses
  • Rain boots
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat

July

If you go to Indore in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat

August

If you visit Indore during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 80 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

September

September here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots

October

If you visit Indore during October, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. 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).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Indore in November, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Indore during December, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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