Chernihiv, Ukraine: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chernihiv, Ukraine? If you're planning to go to Chernihiv, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Chernihiv, Ukraine

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

Important essentials for Chernihiv, Ukraine

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Chernihiv, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Chernihiv, Ukraine

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Chernihiv.

If you are going to visit the majestic Resurrection Church, it's recommended to wear modest clothing:

If you go to Military & historical museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Sviato-Uspinskyi Yeletskyi Monastery, take the following:

What to wear/what to pack for Chernihiv, Ukraine by month

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January

Traveling to Chernihiv in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Chernihiv can be dangerously cold and somewhat snowy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows about half of the time.

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March

In March, Chernihiv can be very chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Chernihiv, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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April

April in Chernihiv is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

In May, Chernihiv is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Chernihiv, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

In June, Chernihiv is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) and sometimes jump into the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Chernihiv, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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July

July in Chernihiv is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

August in this region is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

September in this region is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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October

Traveling to Chernihiv in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

In November, Chernihiv can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Chernihiv, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

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December

December in Chernihiv can be extremely cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

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