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

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

When to go to Rameswaram, India

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

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

January

If you go to Rameswaram in January, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Rameswaram in February, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Rameswaram in March, you will notice that it can be very hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Rameswaram in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Rameswaram in May, you will notice that it is sweltering. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in this region is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Rameswaram in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Rameswaram is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Rameswaram in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Rameswaram in November, you will notice that it is really hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rameswaram, 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 Rameswaram
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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