Khumjung, Nepal: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Khumjung, Nepal? If you're planning to go to Khumjung, we've got 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 Khumjung, Nepal

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

Important essentials for Khumjung, Nepal

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities

Khumjung is at a very high altitude, and may result in altitude sickness. For that reason, you will want to pack strong altitude sickness prevention products and treatments.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Oximeter to check blood oxygen

    Like this

  • Consider asking your doctor about Diamox

  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen

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What to wear/what to pack for Khumjung, Nepal by month

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January

January in Khumjung can be extremely cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

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February

February here is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost most days.

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March

March in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost most days. It rains or snows once in a while.

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April

Traveling to Khumjung in April, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

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May

May in Khumjung is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost about half of the time.

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June

In June, Khumjung is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Khumjung, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. There is frost 5-10 days this month.

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July

In July, Khumjung is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Khumjung, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. There is frost sometimes.

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August

August is crisp. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. There is frost sometimes. It rains most days.

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September

If you vacation in Khumjung during September, you will probably notice that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet about half of the time. There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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October

October is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains or snows occasionally.

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November

November in Khumjung can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). There is frost most days.

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December

December in Khumjung can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). There is frost almost every day.

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Activities for Khumjung, Nepal

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

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