Punakha, Bhutan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Punakha, Bhutan? If you're planning to go to Punakha, this is 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 Punakha, Bhutan

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

Important essentials for Punakha, Bhutan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you vacation in Punakha during January, you will probably see that it is relatively 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).

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February

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

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March

March in Punakha is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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April

April here is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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May

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

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June

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

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July

If you vacation in Punakha during July, you will probably notice 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 low 50s F (mid 10s C).

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August

If you visit Punakha during August, you will probably see that it is warm. 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).

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September

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

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October

If you visit Punakha during October, you might find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

If you go to Punakha in November, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 10s C).

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December

December in Punakha is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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