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

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

When to go to Omsk, Russia

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

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

January

If you go to Omsk in January, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Omsk in February, you will notice that it is biting cold. Daytime temperatures are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Omsk is biting cold. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Omsk in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Omsk is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

September can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Omsk can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is unbearably cold. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Omsk is unbearably cold. Temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Omsk, 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 Omsk
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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