When is the best time to go to Minsk?

When is the best time to go to Minsk? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Minsk are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are May, June and July

Annual weather in Minsk

For full information about the climate and weather in Minsk a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 22°F/27°F
February 23°F/29°F
March 31°F/40°F
April 43°F/54°F
May 56°F/67°F
June 63°F/74°F
July 67°F/76°F
August 63°F/76°F
September 54°F/65°F
October 41°F/50°F
November 36°F/41°F
December 27°F/32°F

Weather and climate in Minsk

Minsk enjoys a warm-summer humid continental climate (without dry season) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Minsk is 52°F (ranging from 27°F in january to 76°F in july). Annual rainfall is 31.5in, with a minimum of 1.6in in february and a maximum of 4.2in in july.
  • From january to march the climate is very unfavorable. The temperature rises to 40°F and you can expect to have 1.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In april the climate is bad. In average, on the morning it is 43°F and it rains about 1.9in each month.
  • Between the months of may and september the climate is good. The temperature rises to 65°F and, in september, 3 days of rain are expected.
  • Between the months of october and december the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 50°F and, in december, 4 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Minsk

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Minsk: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Minsk

Find out when Minsk has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Minsk

  • Very low season in Minsk
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: February, March, October and December.
  • Low season in Minsk
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, April and November.
  • High season in Minsk
    The number of visitors to Minsk is high in: June, July and September.
  • Peak season in Minsk
    The largest number of tourists visiting Minsk is during: May and August.

Figure: Visitor index for Minsk month by month

Best time for low prices in Minsk

Average prices of hotels in Minsk month by month

Generally, December is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Minsk. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, January is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Minsk

A return flight between London and Minsk is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 475 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 202 more for your airline ticket to Minsk if you go in august.

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