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Best time to visit, climate and weather Russia

Best time to visit Russia

Best time to visit Russia

The best time to visit Russia is from may until september, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Russia is 32° in july and the lowest is -3° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Russia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Russia

Climate data from: Moscow
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
-3° 12° 21° 24° 32° 28° 19° 11°
MM
rain
13 mm 14 mm 17 mm 23 mm 28 mm 27 mm 31 mm 25 mm 20 mm 18 mm 13 mm 16 mm
Snow
days
20 19 18 8 1 0 0 0 0 5 11 20
Holiday Russia

Holiday Russia

Hotels and apartments in Russia

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Climate Russia

Climate Russia

Climate Russia per Month
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Russia there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the humid subtropical climate and hot-summer mediterranean climate. The average annual temperature for Russia is 9° degrees and there is about 245 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 156 days a year with an average humidity of 83% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
-3° 12° 21° 24° 32° 28° 19° 11°
Night
min °C
-12° -10° -6° 11° 14° 13° -2° -7°
MM
rain
13 mm 14 mm 17 mm 23 mm 28 mm 27 mm 31 mm 25 mm 20 mm 18 mm 13 mm 16 mm
Rain
days
2 2 6 12 13 15 16 11 11 9 7 3
Snow
days
20 19 18 8 1 0 0 0 0 5 11 20
Dry
days
9 7 7 10 17 15 15 20 19 17 12 8
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
1 1 1 4 5 5 6 4 2 1 1 1
 

Climate Russia january

On average, it is maximum -3° in january in Russia and at least around -12° degrees. In january there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm. The it will be dry 9 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 20 days in january.

Climate Russia february

On average, it is maximum 0° in february in Russia and at least around -10° degrees. In february there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 19 days in february.

Climate Russia march

On average, it is maximum 4° in march in Russia and at least around -6° degrees. In march there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm. The it will be dry 7 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 18 days in march.

Climate Russia april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in Russia and at least around 1° degrees. In april there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm. The it will be dry 10 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 8 days in april.

Climate Russia may

On average, it is maximum 21° in may in Russia and at least around 9° degrees. In may there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 1 day in may.

Climate Russia june

On average, it is maximum 24° in june in Russia and at least around 11° degrees. In june there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Russia.

Climate Russia july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Russia and at least around 14° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Russia.

Climate Russia august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Russia and at least around 13° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Russia.

Climate Russia september

On average, it is maximum 19° in september in Russia and at least around 8° degrees. In september there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Russia.

Climate Russia october

On average, it is maximum 11° in october in Russia and at least around 2° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 5 days in october.

Climate Russia november

On average, it is maximum 5° in november in Russia and at least around -2° degrees. In november there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm. The it will be dry 12 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 11 days in november.

Climate Russia december

On average, it is maximum 0° in december in Russia and at least around -7° degrees. In december there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm. The it will be dry 8 days this month in Russia and on average, it snows 20 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Russia

14 day weather forecast Russia

The weather for Moskou in Russia will be 25° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Russia is based on the weather in Moscow.

Weather forecast this week
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Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
  Bewolkt Bewolkt Bewolkt Lichte Regen Lichte Regen Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt
Max (°C) 25° 18° 22° 21° 16° 23° 26°
Min (°C) 15° 11° 12° 15° 11° 10° 16°
Rainfall (mm) 0.8
mm
0.1
mm
2.3
mm
7.1
mm
8.5
mm
0
mm
1.6
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 15% 30% 60% 65% 0% 25%
UV-index
UV-index 6 4 4 3 3 7 2

Weather forecast next week
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Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
Su
2 Jun
Mo
3 Jun
Tu
4 Jun
We
5 Jun
  Broken wolken Bewolkt Onweer met regen Gespreide bewolking Light doucheregen Zware Regen Lichte Regen
Max (°C) 28° 28° 21° 23° 17° 12° 19°
Min (°C) 19° 19° 12° 11° 14° 12°
Rainfall (mm) 2.4
mm
1.3
mm
7.1
mm
0.9
mm
9.3
mm
34.9
mm
16.3
mm
Rainfall (%) 30% 20% 60% 15% 65% 85% 75%
UV-index
UV-index 3 2 2 6 2 2 2
About Russia

About Russia

Russia is in the continental part Europa and the capital is Moscow. The total surface is 17.098.246 km² with 37.653 km of coastline and the population consists of 146.877.088 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 70x bigger than United Kingdom. If you want to call Russia you have to use +7 or 007 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +75012457809 or 0075012457809.

Russia is in a straight line at 5.836 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 8 hour and 05 min. If you are going to drive here by car, then the route is 2861 km from London to the capital city Moscow and you are about 30 hour and 20 minutes on your way without stops and delay..

Meren Russia

Meren Russia

Time difference Russia

Time difference Russia

In Russia it is now 22:30 o’clock in the evening on thursday 23 may 2019. That is 2 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Russia is Europe/Moscow and the Greenwich time is UTC+03.

Currency Russia

Currency Russia

In Russia the Russische roebel is used to pay.

Exchange rate Russische roebel op 23 may 2019

1 Russische roebel = € 0,01 euro
100 Russische roebel = € 1,30 euro

1 euro = 76,73 Russische roebel
100 euro = 7.672,66 Russische roebel

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Vaccinations Russia

Vaccinations Russia

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Russia.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Tekenencefalitis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)