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

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

When to go to Zabaykalsk, Russia

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

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

January

If you go to Zabaykalsk in January, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 10+ below zero F (20+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Zabaykalsk in February, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Zabaykalsk in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Zabaykalsk is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks

May

Traveling to Zabaykalsk in May, you will notice that it is chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Zabaykalsk is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Zabaykalsk is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Zabaykalsk is cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Heavy socks

November

November in Zabaykalsk is unbearably cold. Temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is beyond freezing. Temperatures average in the single digits below 0 F (20+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zabaykalsk, 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 Zabaykalsk
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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