Rostov-on-Don, Russia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Rostov-on-Don, Russia? If you're planning to go to Rostov-on-Don, the following 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 Rostov-on-Don, Russia

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

Important essentials for Rostov-on-Don, Russia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Rostov-on-Don, 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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently become worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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 rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Rostov-on-Don, Russia by month

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January

January in Rostov-on-Don is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 5 F (10+ below zero C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

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February

Traveling to Rostov-on-Don in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in Rostov-on-Don 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.

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April

If you go to Rostov-on-Don in April, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Rostov-on-Don is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 60s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Rostov-on-Don in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you visit Rostov-on-Don during July, you are likely to notice that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day.

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August

Traveling to Rostov-on-Don in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you go to Rostov-on-Don in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Rostov-on-Don is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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December

If you are traveling to Rostov-on-Don in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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