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

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

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

Important essentials for Kalpetta, India

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great 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 Kalpetta, India

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

If you go to Pookode Lake, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Binoculars

    Like these

If you check out a temple, such as Puliyarmala Jain Temple, wear:

If you go to Pazhashi Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you're gonna visit Meenmutty Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Going to Edakkal Caves? You'll need:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Kalpetta.

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you visit Kalpetta during January, you may see that it is a perfect temperature 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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February

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

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March

If you vacation in Kalpetta during March, you might find 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 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

April for Kalpetta is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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May

May in Kalpetta is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

In June, Kalpetta is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Kalpetta, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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July

If you are traveling to Kalpetta in July, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Kalpetta is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

September in Kalpetta is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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October

If you are traveling to Kalpetta in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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November

If you vacation in Kalpetta during November, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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December

December here is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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