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

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

When to go to Okha, Russia

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

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

January

January in Okha is biting cold. Temperatures average in the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Okha is biting cold. Temperatures average in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Okha in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Okha can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Okha in May, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks

June

If you go to Okha in June, you will notice that it can be chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Dresses

July

Traveling to Okha in July, you will notice that it is chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

August

If you go to Okha in August, you will notice that it is balmy. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses

September

September can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear

October

If you are traveling to Okha in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Okha in November, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Okha in December, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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