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

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Traveling to Matheran, India? If you're planning to go to Matheran, the following is 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 Matheran, India

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

Important essentials for Matheran, India

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you are traveling to Matheran in January, you will notice that it is chilly and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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February

If you are traveling to Matheran in February, you will notice that it is crisp and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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March

March is chilly and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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April

If you visit Matheran during April, you are likely to notice that it is crisp and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in this region is crisp and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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June

June in Matheran can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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July

July can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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August

August in this region is crisp. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

If you visit Matheran during September, you may see that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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October

If you go to Matheran in October, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November in Matheran is relatively cool and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Matheran is chilly and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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