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

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

When to go to Mandi, India

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

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

January

January for Mandi is crisp and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. There is frost occasionally. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Mandi is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Mandi in May, you will notice that it can be sizzling and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Mandi in June, you will notice that it is a scorcher. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Mandi is sizzling. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Mandi, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Mandi can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Mandi in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Mandi during November, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

December

If you visit Mandi during December, you are likely to find that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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