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

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

When to go to Tirupati, India

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

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

January

January is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Tirupati during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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:

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

March

If you visit Tirupati during March, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly 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 (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Tirupati during April, you are likely to find that it is sizzling.

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:

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

May

May in this region is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Tirupati in June, you will notice that it is blindingly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 100s F (high 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Tirupati during July, you are likely to find that it can be excruciatingly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 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:

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

August

August in Tirupati is sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Tirupati during September, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 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
  • Light shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses

October

If you go to Tirupati in October, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Tirupati in November, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Tirupati is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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