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

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

When to go to Tajikistan, Tajikistan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Tajikistan, Tajikistan by month

January

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is very cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

There is frost almost every day of the month. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Tajikistan is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in April, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain regularly.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in May, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Tajikistan is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Tajikistan in July, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

August

August very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in September, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (mid 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Tajikistan in December, you will notice that it is frosty. Expect it to rain about a third of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Tajikistan, Tajikistan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tajikistan, 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 Tajikistan
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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