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

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Traveling to Kollam, India? If you're planning to go to Kollam, I have 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 Kollam, India

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

Important essentials 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.

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 take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • 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 Kollam, India

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

If you are intending to visit the beautiful Thangassery Church Ruins, it's useful to wear modest clothing that covers knees and shoulders:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Kollam.

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

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January

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

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February

If you go to Kollam in February, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you visit Kollam during March, you may notice that it can be brisk. 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).

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April

April in Kollam is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Kollam can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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June

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

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July

If you vacation in Kollam during July, you may see that it is brisk. 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 once in a while.

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August

If you are traveling to Kollam in August, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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September

September in Kollam can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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October

Traveling to Kollam in October, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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November

If you go to Kollam in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

If you visit Kollam during December, 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).

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