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

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

When to go to Nagaland, India

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Nagaland in January, you will notice that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you vacation in Nagaland during March, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

April

April in Nagaland is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

May

May in Nagaland is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

If you visit Nagaland during June, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage

July

If you vacation in Nagaland during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Nagaland in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Nagaland during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Nagaland in October, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

November

If you are traveling to Nagaland in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Nagaland in December, you will notice that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Nagaland, 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 Nagaland

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