Muzaffarabad, Pakistan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Muzaffarabad, Pakistan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Muzaffarabad, Pakistan by month

January

January is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens

February

February in Muzaffarabad is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Muzaffarabad in March, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Muzaffarabad is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Muzaffarabad during May, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Muzaffarabad during June, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Muzaffarabad can be blisteringly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Muzaffarabad during August, you are likely to find that it is sizzling.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Muzaffarabad can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Muzaffarabad in October, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Muzaffarabad, Pakistan

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and D
  • A SIM card that works in Muzaffarabad
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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