The best times to visit Mykolaiv for ideal weather are
April 23rd to July 8th
August 20th to October 7th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Mykolaiv Travel Guide
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Weather in Mykolaiv
Average temperatures in Mykolaiv vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 54th 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 Mykolaiv, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 90°F (32.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 66°F (18.9°C) at night.
Mykolaiv Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Mykolaiv Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Mykolaiv Perceived Temperature (F)
Mykolaiv Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Mykolaiv 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Mykolaiv are September, April, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st 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 1 days of significant precipitation the week of November 19th.
When can you find snow in Mykolaiv? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Mykolaiv is often around around January 1st 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 Mykolaiv.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Mykolaiv (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Mykolaiv has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is August (34.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (79.6%).
Wind in Mykolaiv is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 9.8 knots (11.3 MPH or 18.2 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 17.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Mykolaiv.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Feb||9.2||Gentle breeze||13.5||Significant breeze|
|Mar||9.8||Gentle breeze||15||Significant breeze|
|Apr||9||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|May||7.9||Gentle breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Jun||7.7||Gentle breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||7.7||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Aug||7.8||Gentle breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|Sep||7.9||Gentle breeze||12.5||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7.8||Gentle breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Nov||8.1||Gentle breeze||12.2||Significant breeze|
|Dec||8.7||Gentle breeze||13||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Mykolaiv?
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 Ukraine; 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 Mykolaiv, Ukraine is December, followed by August and October. 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 Mykolaiv in January. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Mykolaiv Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 79.6°F (26.4°C) and 41.2°F (5.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest 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 quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Mykolaiv, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 78.9°F (26.1°C) and 43.6°F (6.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is far too cold this time of year in Mykolaiv to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 42.2°F (5.7°C) and 30.3°F (-0.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.