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

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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.

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About your travel guide

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 Omsk, Russia

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

Important essentials 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.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January in Omsk can be bitter cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

February here can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C) during the day.

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March

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

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April

April in Omsk can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

Traveling to Omsk in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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June

June in Omsk is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Omsk during July, you might notice that it is warm. 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). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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August

If you are traveling to Omsk in August, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Omsk during September, you may find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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October

If you visit Omsk during October, you might notice that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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November

Traveling to Omsk in November, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

If you go to Omsk in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Omsk, Russia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Omsk.

If you intend to see the charming St. Nicholas Cossack Cathedral, it's worthwhile to wear modest clothing:

If you go to the Omsk State Museum of Local History, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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