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

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

When to go to Rourkela, India

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

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

January

January in Rourkela is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Rourkela in March, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Rourkela is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (high 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Rourkela in May, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extremely light dresses
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Sarong
  • Light skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

June

If you are traveling to Rourkela in June, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Rourkela in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

August

In August, Rourkela is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September in Rourkela is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage

October

Traveling to Rourkela in October, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear

November

If you visit Rourkela during November, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm 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 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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