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

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

When to go to Tiruchirappalli, India

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

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

January

If you go to Tiruchirappalli in January, 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:

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

February

If you visit Tiruchirappalli during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 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:

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

March

March in this region is consistently 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:

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

April

If you are traveling to Tiruchirappalli in April, you will notice that it is a scorcher. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Tiruchirappalli during May, you are likely to find that it is blindingly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Tiruchirappalli during June, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Tiruchirappalli in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering. 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:

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

August

If you visit Tiruchirappalli during August, you are likely to find that it can be very 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 once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Tiruchirappalli during September, 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Tiruchirappalli during October, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s 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 regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Tiruchirappalli in November, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Tiruchirappalli is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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