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

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Traveling to Eastern Ukraine, Ukraine? If you're planning to go to Eastern Ukraine, this is 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 Eastern Ukraine, Ukraine

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

Important essentials for Eastern Ukraine, Ukraine

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022

  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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General health necessities

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

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January

In January, Eastern Ukraine is freezing, very snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Ukraine, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 90%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Eastern Ukraine is frigid and very snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 5 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Eastern Ukraine can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. It also snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Eastern Ukraine is crisp and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Eastern Ukraine during May, you will probably see that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

In June, Eastern Ukraine is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Ukraine, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you visit Eastern Ukraine during July, you may see that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in Eastern Ukraine is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you visit Eastern Ukraine during September, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Eastern Ukraine is cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Eastern Ukraine in November, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Eastern Ukraine is frigid, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like St. Savvy Monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Berdyansk History Museum., wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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