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

Traveling to Vologda Oblast, Russia? If you're planning to go to Vologda Oblast, we've got 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 Vologda Oblast, Russia

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

Important essentials for Vologda Oblast, Russia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Vologda Oblast, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • 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 to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Vologda Oblast, Russia by month

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January

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

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February

February in Vologda Oblast is unbearably cold and very 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 most days. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 80% to 80% range on average.

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March

In March, Vologda Oblast is frosty and very snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Vologda Oblast, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

April in Vologda Oblast can be brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain a bit less than half of the time. It also snows a bit less than half of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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May

In May, Vologda Oblast can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Vologda Oblast, with several of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

If you visit Vologda Oblast during June, you will probably find that it is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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July

If you visit Vologda Oblast during July, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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August

Traveling to Vologda Oblast in August, you will notice that it is crisp and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

September in this region is cold and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you go to Vologda Oblast in October, you will notice that it is brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in this region is freezing, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows most days.

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December

December in Vologda Oblast can be dangerously cold and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows almost every day of the month.

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