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

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

When to go to Rajkot, India

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

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

January

January here is pretty consistently hot 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:

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

February

Traveling to Rajkot in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Rajkot in March, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Light dresses
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts

April

If you visit Rajkot during April, you are likely to find that it is a scorcher and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely light dresses
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sarong
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Light skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

May

If you vacation in Rajkot during May, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Light skirts
  • Sandals
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sarong
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

June

June here is sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light dresses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear

July

In July, Rajkot can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Rajkot, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Rajkot is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Rajkot during September, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s 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 occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Rajkot during October, you are likely to find 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 high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops

November

November is constantly 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:

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

December

If you visit Rajkot during December, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently 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 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rajkot, 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 Rajkot
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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