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

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

When to go to Severomorsk, Russia

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

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

January

January in this region is biting cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the low 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It snows most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Severomorsk is biting cold and extremely snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

It snows most days. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Severomorsk in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Rain coat
  • Scarf
  • Fleeces
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Gloves

April

April in this region is frosty and very snowy. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly and snows about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

May

In May, Severomorsk is pretty cool, somewhat snowy and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Severomorsk, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens

June

June in Severomorsk is chilly and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains most days and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

July

July in Severomorsk is chilly and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain most days. 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:

  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof footwear

August

August in Severomorsk is chilly and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear

September

September for Severomorsk is pretty cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat

October

October in Severomorsk can be brisk, somewhat snowy and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

It also snows about half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat

November

November in Severomorsk is unbearably cold and extremely snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain occasionally.

It also snows most days. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Very heavy socks
  • Rain coat
  • Scarf
  • Insulated boots
  • Fleeces
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Gloves
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Pajamas, such as sweats

December

December in Severomorsk can be bitter cold and extremely snowy. 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 snows almost every day. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 90% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Very heavy socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Insulated boots
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Rain coat
  • Scarf

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

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

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