Best time to go to Ukraine for a perfect weather and where to go?

Discover the best time to visit Ukraine from seasonal averages in many locations like Kiev or Chernivtsi, on this page.

When is the best time to go to Ukraine?

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

  • In Ukraine, the weather is good everywhere in May, June, July, August and September
  • The best months to go to Kiev are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months in Kiev are June, July and August, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The rainiest months in this city are May, June and July
  • The cities with the best climate are Reni, Sevastopol and Uzhhorod, with good weather at least 6 months a year

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Ukraine for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month
January -6°C to 6°C
42%
February -4°C to 6°C
36%
March 1°C to 9°C
36%
April 10°C to 16°C
32%
May 16°C to 22°C
44%
June 19°C to 26°C
43%
July 21°C to 29°C
38%
August 22°C to 29°C
22%
September 16°C to 23°C
23%
October 8°C to 16°C
25%
November 3°C to 12°C
26%
December -2°C to 8°C
38%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Ukraine by cities

Kiev

Best time to go to Kiev

The best months to go to Kiev are may, june, july, august and september.

Chernivtsi

Best time to go to Chernivtsi

The best months to go to Chernivtsi are may, june, july, august and september.

Donetsk

Best time to go to Donetsk

The best months to go to Donetsk are may, june, july, august and september.

Kharkiv

Best time to go to Kharkiv

The best months to go to Kharkiv are may, june, july, august and september.

Lviv

Best time to go to Lviv

The best months to go to Lviv are may, june, july, august and september.

Odesa

Best time to go to Odesa

The best months to go to Odesa are may, june, july, august and september.


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Climate and Weather in Ukraine

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Temperatures and rainfall in Ukraine

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Ukraine and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Kiev, Chernivtsi, Donetsk, Kharkiv and Lviv, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

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45% 38% 36% 31% 48% 42% 42% 25% 25% 26% 30% 42%
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36% 33% 40% 40% 55% 60% 47% 29% 28% 28% 23% 33%
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40% 33% 33% 33% 43% 35% 29% 15% 18% 23% 23% 37%
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42% 36% 38% 34% 43% 44% 40% 20% 21% 27% 28% 41%
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49% 44% 44% 45% 59% 62% 51% 38% 31% 30% 34% 42%
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34% 29% 28% 22% 33% 34% 26% 12% 16% 21% 16% 24%
4°C 4°C 4°C 9°C 17°C 22°C 24°C 26°C 22°C 17°C 12°C 8°C
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48% 41% 40% 34% 47% 40% 41% 29% 25% 28% 32% 44%
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44% 38% 37% 23% 36% 36% 35% 24% 24% 23% 26% 39%
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42% 33% 31% 22% 34% 32% 27% 12% 17% 22% 21% 36%
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41% 36% 35% 31% 47% 47% 43% 25% 27% 24% 23% 41%
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35% 31% 28% 22% 33% 35% 28% 13% 15% 19% 15% 24%
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40% 35% 38% 32% 44% 44% 41% 24% 23% 25% 25% 38%
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43% 39% 41% 32% 50% 43% 50% 27% 26% 26% 31% 42%
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47% 42% 38% 38% 47% 52% 47% 31% 30% 30% 32% 41%

Where to go in Ukraine?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Kiev0°C2°C6°C16°C23°C27°C29°C28°C22°C13°C7°C3°C
Chernivtsi1°C3°C8°C17°C22°C25°C28°C28°C23°C14°C9°C4°C
Donetsk1°C2°C6°C16°C23°C27°C30°C30°C23°C14°C7°C3°C
Kharkiv-0°C1°C5°C16°C23°C27°C29°C29°C22°C13°C6°C2°C
Lviv1°C3°C7°C16°C21°C24°C27°C27°C21°C13°C8°C3°C
Odesa4°C5°C9°C15°C21°C26°C30°C30°C24°C16°C12°C7°C
Pripiat-0°C1°C6°C15°C22°C26°C28°C27°C21°C12°C6°C2°C
Yalta5°C6°C8°C13°C19°C24°C27°C28°C22°C16°C12°C8°C
Berdyans'k3°C4°C8°C14°C21°C26°C29°C29°C23°C15°C10°C6°C
Bila Tserkva-2°C-0°C6°C16°C22°C26°C28°C28°C22°C13°C7°C1°C
Bilhorod-Dnistrovs'kyy3°C5°C9°C15°C21°C26°C30°C30°C24°C16°C12°C7°C
Cherkasy-1°C-0°C6°C15°C22°C26°C28°C28°C22°C13°C8°C2°C
Chernihiv-3°C-1°C5°C15°C22°C25°C27°C27°C20°C11°C6°C-0°C
Chervonohrad-0°C1°C7°C16°C21°C25°C27°C27°C21°C13°C8°C2°C
Dnipro-1°C1°C7°C16°C23°C28°C30°C30°C23°C13°C8°C2°C
Drohobych-0°C1°C7°C15°C20°C24°C26°C27°C21°C13°C8°C2°C
Fastiv-2°C-0°C6°C16°C22°C25°C28°C28°C21°C12°C7°C1°C
Feodosiya6°C7°C10°C14°C21°C26°C29°C29°C24°C17°C12°C9°C
Horlivka-2°C-0°C5°C15°C22°C26°C29°C29°C22°C13°C6°C1°C
Illichivs'k4°C5°C9°C15°C21°C26°C29°C30°C24°C16°C12°C7°C

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very bad weather


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Is this weather information for Ukraine reliable?

Climate data for Ukraine has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Ukraine allows us to determine the average for each month in Kiev, Chernivtsi, Donetsk, Kharkiv, Lviv, Odesa, Pripiat, Yalta, and 48 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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