Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan by month

January

January in this region is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Nakhchivan in February, you will notice that it is frigid. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Nakhchivan in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Nakhchivan is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Nakhchivan is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat

July

If you are traveling to Nakhchivan in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts

August

August for Nakhchivan dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September here dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

October

Traveling to Nakhchivan in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Nakhchivan in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain occasionally.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Nakhchivan in December, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof coat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Nakhchivan, 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 Nakhchivan
  • Appropriate museum wear

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