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

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Traveling to Tomsk, Russia? If you're planning to go to Tomsk, 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 Tomsk, Russia

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

Important essentials for Tomsk, Russia

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


  • 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-19 protection possible.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear away. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Tomsk is biting cold and extremely snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C). It snows most days.

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February

If you go to Tomsk in February, you will notice that it is beyond freezing and very snowy. Expect it to snow about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

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March

If you are traveling to Tomsk in March, you will notice that it can be bitter cold and very snowy. Expect it to snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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April

In April, Tomsk is cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Tomsk, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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May

If you visit Tomsk during May, you are likely to notice that it is relatively cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow sometimes.

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June

June here is balmy and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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July

July in Tomsk is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in Tomsk is mild and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Tomsk in September, you will notice that it is crisp and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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October

October in Tomsk is cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

If you go to Tomsk in November, you will notice that it is unbearably cold and very snowy. Expect it to rain once in a while and snow most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

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December

December in Tomsk is beyond freezing and extremely snowy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

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