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

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

When to go to Tumkur, India

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

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

January

January for Tumkur is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Tumkur is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is really 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:

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

April

If you vacation in Tumkur during April, you are likely to find that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Tumkur in May, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Tumkur during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s 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:

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

July

In July, Tumkur is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Tumkur, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you visit Tumkur during August, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 10s 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:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants

September

September for Tumkur is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Tumkur is extremely warm. 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:

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

November

November in Tumkur is 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:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you are traveling to Tumkur in December, 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:

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

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

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

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