Phobjikha, Bhutan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Phobjikha, Bhutan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Phobjikha, Bhutan by month

January

If you vacation in Phobjikha during January, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Phobjikha is crisp. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Phobjikha is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Phobjikha in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Phobjikha in June, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Phobjikha during July, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Phobjikha during August, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Phobjikha is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Phobjikha is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Phobjikha during December, you are likely to find that it is crisp.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Phobjikha, Bhutan

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

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

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