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

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

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.

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

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is cool and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is cool and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Matheran during May, you are likely to find that it is cool 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 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Matheran in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Matheran in July, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Matheran during August, you are likely to find that it is chilly. 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 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Matheran is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Matheran during December, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and M
  • A SIM card that works in Matheran

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