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

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

When to go to Kurgan, Russia

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

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

January

If you go to Kurgan in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Insulated boots
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Snow boots
  • Neck gaiter
  • Coveralls
  • Ski jacket
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thick pajamas

February

If you are traveling to Kurgan in February, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold and very snowy. Expect it to snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Insulated boots
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Snow boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Thick pajamas
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Ski jacket
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Coveralls
  • High performance gloves
  • Neck gaiter

March

If you are traveling to Kurgan in March, you will notice that it is frigid and somewhat snowy. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Scarf
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Gloves
  • Umbrella
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Fleeces

April

In April, Kurgan can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Kurgan, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Kurgan is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Rain boots
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear

June

June in Kurgan is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants

July

If you visit Kurgan during July, you are likely to find that it is warm, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

August

If you are traveling to Kurgan in August, you will notice that it is warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

September

In September, Kurgan is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kurgan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Kurgan in November, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold and very snowy. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Rain coat

December

December in this region is biting cold and very snowy. Temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It snows about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Coveralls
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Snow boots
  • Thick pajamas
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Insulated boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Ski jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Neck gaiter

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kurgan, 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 Kurgan

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