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

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

When to go to Kollam, India

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

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

January

If you vacation in Kollam during January, you are likely to find that it is cold.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans

February

February for Kollam is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses

March

March in Kollam can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

April

If you visit Kollam during April, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses

May

May in Kollam is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear

June

June is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks

July

If you go to Kollam in July, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts

August

August for Kollam is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

September

September in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

October

If you vacation in Kollam during October, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella

November

If you visit Kollam during November, you are likely to find that it is cold.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece

December

December in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kollam, 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 Kollam
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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