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

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

When to go to Lakshadweep, India

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

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

January

January is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

February

February in this region is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts

March

March is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

April

April for Lakshadweep is scorchingly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops

May

May here can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts

June

June in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you are traveling to Lakshadweep in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

August

If you go to Lakshadweep in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

September

If you go to Lakshadweep in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

October

If you are traveling to Lakshadweep in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

November

November in Lakshadweep is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

December can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lakshadweep, 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 Lakshadweep
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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