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

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

When to go to Jalpaiguri, India

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

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

January

January in Jalpaiguri is warm and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Jalpaiguri during February, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no 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:

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

March

If you are traveling to Jalpaiguri in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Jalpaiguri in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Jalpaiguri is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region can be very hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Jalpaiguri is consistently hot and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Jalpaiguri is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Jalpaiguri, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Jalpaiguri during September, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Jalpaiguri in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Jalpaiguri in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Jalpaiguri, 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 Jalpaiguri
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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