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

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

When to go to Sanchi, India

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

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

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Sanchi in February, 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:

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

March

March for Sanchi is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Sanchi during April, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot 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:

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

May

If you visit Sanchi during May, you are likely to find that it is sizzling 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Sanchi is blindingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) to low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Sanchi during July, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Sanchi is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Sanchi is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Sanchi in November, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Sanchi in December, 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:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Sanchi, 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 Sanchi
  • Appropriate museum wear

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