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

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

When to go to Saurashtra, India

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Saurashtra in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Saurashtra during March, you are likely to find that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Saurashtra during April, you are likely to find that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s 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:

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

May

If you visit Saurashtra 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 low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Saurashtra during June, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (high 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Saurashtra in July, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Saurashtra 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 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in this region can be excruciatingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November here is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Saurashtra in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Saurashtra, 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 Saurashtra
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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