The best times to visit Cherkessk for ideal weather are

May 14th to July 15th


August 20th to September 30th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

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Cherkessk Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Cherkessk


    Average temperatures in Cherkessk vary greatly and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 72 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Cherkessk, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 87.3°F (30.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65°F (18.3°C) at night.

    Cherkessk Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


    Cherkessk Temperatures (Celsius)


    “Feels-Like” Temperatures

    The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

    Cherkessk Perceived Temperature (F)


    Cherkessk Perceived Temperature (C)



    Average Cherkessk Temperatures by Month

    Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

    Show Fahrenheit

    Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan 33.7 27.7 21.7
    Feb 34.7 28.2 21.4
    Mar 45.7 37.9 30.2
    Apr 58.6 49.4 39.9
    May 70.4 61.1 51.4
    Jun 78.8 69.3 59.2
    Jul 84.7 74.5 63.6
    Aug 84.6 73.7 62.3
    Sep 72.9 63 53.6
    Oct 58.8 50.5 42.7
    Nov 47.2 40.1 33.2
    Dec 38.7 32.8 26.5

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 0.9 -2.4 -5.7
    Feb 1.5 -2.1 -5.9
    Mar 7.6 3.3 -1
    Apr 14.8 9.7 4.4
    May 21.3 16.2 10.8
    Jun 26 20.7 15.1
    Jul 29.3 23.6 17.6
    Aug 29.2 23.2 16.8
    Sep 22.7 17.2 12
    Oct 14.9 10.3 5.9
    Nov 8.4 4.5 0.7
    Dec 3.7 0.4 -3.1

    Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

    Chance of Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Cherkessk.

    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Cherkessk (in).

    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 15.7 4.7 0.04
    Feb 15.7 11.7 0.01
    Mar 28.6 7.8 0.03
    Apr 11.4 0 0.02
    May 15.7 0 0.05
    Jun 14.3 0 0.04
    Jul 7.1 0 0.04
    Aug 4.3 0 0.01
    Sep 15.7 0 0.04
    Oct 7.1 1 0.02
    Nov 17.1 3.1 0.03
    Dec 24.3 1.9 0.03

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 15.7 11.9 0.1
    Feb 15.7 29.7 0.03
    Mar 28.6 19.8 0.08
    Apr 11.4 0 0.05
    May 15.7 0 0.13
    Jun 14.3 0 0.1
    Jul 7.1 0 0.1
    Aug 4.3 0 0.03
    Sep 15.7 0 0.1
    Oct 7.1 2.5 0.05
    Nov 17.1 7.9 0.08
    Dec 24.3 4.8 0.08


    Humidity and Wind

    Cherkessk has slightly low to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is August (39.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (79.9%).

    Wind in Cherkessk is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 10 knots (11.5 MPH or 18.5 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid-March where average top sustained speeds reach 17.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

    The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Cherkessk.

    Avg. Relative Humidity


    The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 8.5 a gentle breeze 14.2 a moderate breeze
    Feb 9.4 a gentle breeze 15.1 a moderate breeze
    Mar 10 a gentle breeze 16.6 a moderate breeze
    Apr 8.9 a gentle breeze 15.2 a moderate breeze
    May 8.1 a gentle breeze 14.2 a moderate breeze
    Jun 7.6 a gentle breeze 13.7 a moderate breeze
    Jul 8 a gentle breeze 14.3 a moderate breeze
    Aug 8.3 a gentle breeze 14.3 a moderate breeze
    Sep 8.6 a gentle breeze 14.4 a moderate breeze
    Oct 8.4 a gentle breeze 13.7 a moderate breeze
    Nov 8.2 a gentle breeze 13.7 a moderate breeze
    Dec 9.2 a gentle breeze 14.9 a moderate breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 77.2
    Feb 77.1
    Mar 69
    Apr 55.7
    May 57.6
    Jun 51.4
    Jul 43.3
    Aug 39.1
    Sep 56.1
    Oct 70.8
    Nov 74.5
    Dec 79.9


    Is it Safe to Travel to Cherkessk?

    As of 5/8/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Russia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.

    Overall Cherkessk Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.9°F (23.8°C) and 38.9°F (3.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Cherkessk, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 78.8°F (26°C) and 44.1°F (6.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is far too cold this time of year in Cherkessk to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 43.2°F (6.2°C) and 30.8°F (-0.7°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.


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