How to dress to go to Vladivostok

Vladivostok is located on the seacoast so the sea effects the weather in the city a lot. Weather in Vladivostok is not so cold, though tourists should know some key points in dressing in our beautiful city.

First, it is always windy. It can be just a refreshing sea breeze or it can be a very strong wind. That is why temperature always feels lower then it is. For example, when you see +15˚C in the weather forecast it feels like +10˚C only. If you have a sensitive, skin please bring some cream for your skin and lip balm for your lips.

Second, the weather may change several times a day. So better to bring a small umbrella with you, sunglasses.

Let us look at the weather in different months.

January – the average day temperature is around –10˚C. At night can be –15˚C - –20˚C. Snow is rare this month; usually the weather is sunny and cold. Please bring warm closes and shoes. Warming tape will not help you. The best way to dress: sweater, warm pans or skirt, winter coat, winter shoes, winter cap, gloves or mittens, warm scarf.

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February – the average day temperature is around –7˚C. At night can be –10˚C - –15˚C. There is a possibility for snowing. Weather this month is windy and cold. Please bring warm clothes and shoes. Warming tape will not help you. The best way to dress: sweater, warm pans or skirt, winter coat, winter shoes, winter cap, gloves or mittens, warm scarf. Please apply cream on the open skin and use lip balm for your lips.

March - the average day temperature is around –2˚C. At night can be –5˚C - –8˚C. In the beginning of the month, there is a high possibility of snow. By the end of the month the weather is getting warmer, daytime usually temperatures becomes positive. If you are going to visit Vladivostok in the first 2 weeks of March better to bring with you winter clothes. If you visit our city in the end of month you still need warm closes but lighter one.

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April - the average day temperature is around +9˚C. At night can be +4˚C - +10˚C. April – springtime in Vladivostok. Usually it is rainy moth with a few sunny days. Please bring with you some coat, shoes and umbrella.

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May - the average day temperature is around +14˚C. At night can be +8˚C - +10˚C. Nice time to visit Vladivostok. Trees and flowers blooms, weather is not cold already and still not hot like in summer. Sometimes day temperatures can be even up to +25˚C. So, better to bring jacket with you and sunglasses.

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June - the average day temperature is around +17˚C. At night can be +10˚C - +15˚C. June is a season of fog in Vladivostok. Fog or rain is almost every day this month. So bring with you your umbrella and warm jacket.

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July - the average day temperature is around +25˚C. At night can be +17˚C - +20˚C. Summer is finally in Vladivostok. The weather is hot and humid. Clothes: light summer clothes, sandals or light shoes, cap, sunglasses, sun cream.

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August - the average day temperature is around +25˚C. At night can be +20˚C - +23˚C. Summer month in Vladivostok. The weather is still hot and humid. Moreover, it is typhoon season in our city, so please do not forget your umbrella. However, typhoons in Vladivostok are not that strong so it is usually just heavy rain with a strong wind. Please bring extra clothes that you can change if you get wet.

September - the average day temperature is around +20˚C. At night can be +10˚C - +15˚C. September is called “Indian summer” in Vladivostok. The weather is not that hot already but still warm. At the end of the month, it is getting colder. How to dress: light clothes, warm jacket, light shoes or sandals, summer cap, sunglasses.

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October - the average day temperature is around +13˚C. At night can be +9˚C - +10˚C. Autumn in Vladivostok. Leaves on the trees change color and it is getting colder. What to wear: warm jacket or coat, light clothes, light shoes, umbrella.

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November - the average day temperature is around +4˚C. At night can be 0˚C - +2˚C. Late autumn in Vladivostok. This month rain can change into snow. Please wear warm clothes like warm coat, warm pans or dress, cap, scarf, warm shoes. Do not forget your umbrella.

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December - the average day temperature is around –5˚C. At night can be –8˚C - –15˚C. Winter time in Vladivostok. Snow is not common in December in Vladivostok. The best way to dress: sweater, warm pans or skirt, winter coat, winter shoes, winter cap, gloves or mittens, warm scarf.