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

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

When to go to Patan, India

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

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

January

If you visit Patan during January, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm 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 (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Patan in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Patan in March, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Patan during April, you are likely to find that it can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s 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:

  • Sandals
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sarong
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely thin shorts

May

If you are traveling to Patan in May, you will notice that it is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 100s F (low 40s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sarong
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light skirts

June

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

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Light skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

July

Traveling to Patan in July, you will notice that it can be sizzling. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Patan in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is scorchingly hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Patan during October, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Patan in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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