Semey, Kazakhstan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Semey, Kazakhstan? If you're planning to go to Semey, this 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 Semey, Kazakhstan

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

Important essentials for Semey, Kazakhstan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Semey, 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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

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


  • 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 areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Semey, Kazakhstan by month

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January

If you are traveling to Semey in January, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February here can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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March

If you go to Semey in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

April in Semey can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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May

If you visit Semey during May, you will probably see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

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June

If you are traveling to Semey in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

July in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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August

If you are traveling to Semey in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

If you vacation in Semey during September, you might notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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October

Traveling to Semey in October, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Semey is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

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December

If you are traveling to Semey in December, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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