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

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

When to go to Kolar, India

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

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

January

January in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Kolar during February, you are likely to find that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Kolar in March, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Kolar can be sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Kolar is unbearably hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Kolar is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Kolar is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Kolar during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Kolar during October, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Kolar during November, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

December

If you go to Kolar in December, 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:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kolar, 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 Kolar
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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