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

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

When to go to Kumbakonam, India

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

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

January

January for Kumbakonam is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Kumbakonam in February, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Kumbakonam in April, you will notice that it can be sizzling. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here can be sizzling. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Kumbakonam during June, you are likely to find that it can be sizzling and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Kumbakonam during August, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Kumbakonam during September, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Kumbakonam during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Kumbakonam can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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