Kizhi, Russia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kizhi, Russia? If you're planning to go to Kizhi, I have 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 Kizhi, Russia

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

Important essentials for Kizhi, Russia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kizhi, 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 unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • 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

What to wear/what to pack for Kizhi, Russia by month

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January

January in this region is biting cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows almost every day of the month.

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February

Traveling to Kizhi in February, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to rain sometimes and snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March is frosty and very snowy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains sometimes and snows about two thirds of the time.

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April

If you go to Kizhi in April, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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May

Traveling to Kizhi in May, you will notice that it can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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June

If you visit Kizhi during June, you will probably see that it can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

Traveling to Kizhi in July, you will notice that it is mild and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August in Kizhi is chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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September

In September, Kizhi is cold and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kizhi, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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October

October in Kizhi is brisk and very rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Kizhi is frigid, very snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

If you are traveling to Kizhi in December, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to rain occasionally and snow nearly every day this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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