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

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

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

Important essentials for Kohima, India

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • 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 Kohima, India

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

If you intend to see the stunning Catholic Church on Aradhurah Hill, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you visit Kohima Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you vacation in Kohima during January, you will probably see that it is cool and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost occasionally.

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February

If you go to Kohima in February, you will notice that it is relatively cool and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

March in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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April

April in Kohima is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

If you visit Kohima during May, you may notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 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 about half of the time.

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June

June is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

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

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August

If you are traveling to Kohima in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September for Kohima is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

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

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November

November in Kohima is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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December

December in this region is relatively cool and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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