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

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Traveling to Kotdwar, India? If you're planning to go to Kotdwar, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Kotdwar, India

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

Important essentials for Kotdwar, India

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • 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

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

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January

January for Kotdwar is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

February

Traveling to Kotdwar in February, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

March

If you visit Kotdwar during March, you might find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

April

Traveling to Kotdwar in April, you will notice that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

May

May can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

June

If you vacation in Kotdwar during June, you might find that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (high 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

July

Traveling to Kotdwar in July, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

August

August in Kotdwar can be excruciatingly 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:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

September

September here is scorchingly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

October

If you visit Kotdwar during October, you may find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

November

If you go to Kotdwar in November, you will notice that it is 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:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

December

December in Kotdwar is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see a temple, such as Kanvashram temple, wear:

Activities for Kotdwar, India

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

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