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

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Traveling to Punjab, India? If you're planning to go to Punjab, below 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 Punjab, India

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

Important essentials for Punjab, India

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Punjab is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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February

If you go to Punjab in February, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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March

If you go to Punjab in March, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

If you vacation in Punjab during April, you may notice that it can be sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

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

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June

If you are traveling to Punjab in June, you will notice that it is sizzling. Daytime temperatures are in the 100s F (low 40s C).

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July

July in Punjab can be sizzling and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

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August

Traveling to Punjab in August, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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September

September in this region is unbearably hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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October

Traveling to Punjab in October, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you visit Punjab during November, you might see that it is pretty consistently 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 (single digits C).

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December

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

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