Koktebel, Russia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Koktebel, Russia

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

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

January

If you visit Koktebel during January, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat

February

February in Koktebel is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

It also snows sometimes. 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:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

March

In March, Koktebel is cold. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Koktebel, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella

April

If you visit Koktebel during April, you are likely to find that it is cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans

May

In May, Koktebel is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Koktebel, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof luggage

June

If you visit Koktebel during June, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals

July

If you are traveling to Koktebel in July, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

August

August in Koktebel is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella

September

Traveling to Koktebel in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

October

If you are traveling to Koktebel in October, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

November

If you go to Koktebel in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

December

If you visit Koktebel during December, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time and snow occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Koktebel, Russia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Koktebel

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