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

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

When to go to Puri, India

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

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

January

If you vacation in Puri during January, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

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:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

February

Traveling to Puri in February, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear

March

If you are traveling to Puri in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

If you visit Puri during April, 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 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts

May

May is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

June

June in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

July

July in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants

August

If you visit Puri during August, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s 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 about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

September

Traveling to Puri in September, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella

October

October is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

November

If you go to Puri in November, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

December

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

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:

  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Puri, 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 Puri
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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