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

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Traveling to Leningrad Oblast, Russia? If you're planning to go to Leningrad Oblast, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Leningrad Oblast, Russia

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

Important essentials for Leningrad Oblast, Russia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Leningrad Oblast, Russia by month

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January

January is unbearably cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month and snows most days.

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February

If you go to Leningrad Oblast in February, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time and snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Leningrad Oblast can be extremely cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about a third of the time. It also snows about half of the time.

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April

If you go to Leningrad Oblast in April, you will notice that it can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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May

May in Leningrad Oblast is crisp and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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June

In June, Leningrad Oblast is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Leningrad Oblast, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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July

July in Leningrad Oblast is balmy and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you vacation in Leningrad Oblast during August, you might find that it is mild and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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September

September in Leningrad Oblast is cool and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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October

In October, Leningrad Oblast is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Leningrad Oblast, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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November

In November, Leningrad Oblast is freezing, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 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 Leningrad Oblast, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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December

December in Leningrad Oblast is frigid, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. It also snows most days.

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