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

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

When to go to Khajuraho, India

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

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

January

January in Khajuraho is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Khajuraho can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Khajuraho is sizzling. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Khajuraho can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures average in the high 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Khajuraho in June, you will notice that it is unbearably hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 100s F (low 40s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Khajuraho during July, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Khajuraho is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Khajuraho in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Khajuraho in October, you will notice that it is blindingly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Khajuraho in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Khajuraho, 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 Khajuraho
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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