The best times to visit Kaliningrad for ideal weather are

May 21st to September 23rd

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



Other Kaliningrad Travel Info

Weather in Kaliningrad


Average temperatures in Kaliningrad vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Kaliningrad, 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 76.5°F (24.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.6°F (14.2°C) at night.

Kaliningrad Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Kaliningrad 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.

Kaliningrad Perceived Temperature (F)


Kaliningrad Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Kaliningrad 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 33.3 29 23.8
Feb 34.3 29.1 23.7
Mar 44.6 36.8 29.3
Apr 56.1 45.3 35.9
May 64.7 53.9 43.7
Jun 69.9 60.1 50.3
Jul 74.5 65.1 55.8
Aug 73.9 64.2 54.9
Sep 64.9 56.3 47.7
Oct 53.8 46.5 39
Nov 44.7 40.5 35.5
Dec 36.7 32.6 27.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 0.7 -1.7 -4.6
Feb 1.3 -1.6 -4.6
Mar 7 2.7 -1.5
Apr 13.4 7.4 2.2
May 18.2 12.2 6.5
Jun 21.1 15.6 10.2
Jul 23.6 18.4 13.2
Aug 23.3 17.9 12.7
Sep 18.3 13.5 8.7
Oct 12.1 8.1 3.9
Nov 7.1 4.7 1.9
Dec 2.6 0.3 -2.5



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kaliningrad are April, March, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.

When can you find snow in Kaliningrad? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to mid December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Kaliningrad is often around around December 17th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Kaliningrad.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 31% 4.3 3.1
Feb 23% 3.7 1.8
Mar 21% 1.8 1.9
Apr 15% 3 1.4
May 22% 0 2.6
Jun 25% 0 2.7
Jul 34% 0 5.1
Aug 32% 0 4.5
Sep 26% 0 3.4
Oct 25% 0 3.1
Nov 37% 2.5 3.9
Dec 31% 5.5 2.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 31 10.9 7.9
Feb 23 9.4 4.6
Mar 21 4.6 4.8
Apr 15 7.6 3.6
May 22 0 6.6
Jun 25 0 6.9
Jul 34 0 13
Aug 32 0 11.4
Sep 26 0 8.6
Oct 25 0 7.9
Nov 37 6.4 9.9
Dec 31 14 7.1


Humidity and Wind

Kaliningrad has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (63.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (83.9%).

Wind in Kaliningrad is usually moderate. The windiest month is January, followed by November and December. January’s average wind speed of around 8.9 knots (10.3 MPH or 16.5 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 16.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.9 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Feb 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Mar 8.1 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Apr 7.4 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
May 6.9 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Jun 6.7 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Jul 6.4 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Sep 6.6 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Oct 7.2 Gentle breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Nov 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.6 Significant breeze
Dec 8.4 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 80.5%
Feb 78%
Mar 70.5%
Apr 63.2%
May 66.4%
Jun 68%
Jul 71.1%
Aug 70.9%
Sep 74.2%
Oct 77.3%
Nov 83.9%
Dec 83.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Kaliningrad?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Kaliningrad, Russia is July, followed by January and August. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Kaliningrad in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 50.2 in December means 50.2% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Kaliningrad Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 68.8°F (20.4°C) and 39.9°F (4.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Kaliningrad, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 67.6°F (19.8°C) and 39.5°F (4.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 8 to 11 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Kaliningrad to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 39.9°F (4.4°C) and 28.6°F (-1.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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