Quetta, Pakistan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Quetta, Pakistan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Quetta, Pakistan by month

January

January in Quetta is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear

February

February in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

March

March in Quetta is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

April

April in Quetta is warm and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Quetta is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Quetta in September, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Quetta is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Quetta in December, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Quetta, Pakistan

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and D
  • A SIM card that works in Quetta
  • Appropriate museum wear

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