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

Traveling to Odisha, India? If you're planning to go to Odisha, I have 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 Odisha, India

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

Important essentials for Odisha, India

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you visit Odisha during January, you might notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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February

If you go to Odisha in February, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

March in Odisha is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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April

April in Odisha can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

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May

May is sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

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June

Traveling to Odisha in June, you will notice that it is sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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July

July in Odisha is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in Odisha is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

If you visit Odisha during September, you are likely to see that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you vacation in Odisha during October, you might see that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s 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 5-10 days this month.

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November

November in Odisha is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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December

If you visit Odisha during December, you might see that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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