The best times to visit Tomsk for ideal weather are

June 4th to September 2nd

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



Other Tomsk Travel Info

Weather in Tomsk


Average temperatures in Tomsk vary an incredible amount. 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 23rd 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 Tomsk, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 79.2°F (26.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57.3°F (14.1°C) at night.

Tomsk Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Tomsk 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.

Tomsk Perceived Temperature (F)


Tomsk Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Tomsk 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 5.2 -1.4 -9.9
Feb 11 2.1 -7.7
Mar 30.7 21.5 11.2
Apr 49.1 39.2 28.7
May 59.1 48.9 37.6
Jun 71.8 61.5 50
Jul 76.1 65.8 55.3
Aug 69.8 59.8 50.4
Sep 57.8 48.3 39.7
Oct 43 35.8 29.3
Nov 24.6 19.1 12.1
Dec 10.8 5.1 -3.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -14.9 -18.6 -23.3
Feb -11.7 -16.6 -22.1
Mar -0.7 -5.8 -11.6
Apr 9.5 4 -1.8
May 15.1 9.4 3.1
Jun 22.1 16.4 10
Jul 24.5 18.8 12.9
Aug 21 15.4 10.2
Sep 14.3 9.1 4.3
Oct 6.1 2.1 -1.5
Nov -4.1 -7.2 -11.1
Dec -11.8 -14.9 -19.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tomsk are February, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Tomsk? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around March, especially close to early to mid March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Tomsk is often around around March 12th 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 Tomsk.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 12% 23.7 1.1
Feb 12% 27.6 0.9
Mar 15% 30.1 1.4
Apr 16% 17.3 1.4
May 26% 0.5 3.6
Jun 27% 0 2.3
Jul 23% 0 3.1
Aug 25% 0 3.8
Sep 23% 0 2
Oct 24% 2.2 2.2
Nov 29% 5.8 2.2
Dec 22% 17.5 2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 12 60.2 2.8
Feb 12 70.1 2.3
Mar 15 76.5 3.6
Apr 16 43.9 3.6
May 26 1.3 9.1
Jun 27 0 5.8
Jul 23 0 7.9
Aug 25 0 9.7
Sep 23 0 5.1
Oct 24 5.6 5.6
Nov 29 14.7 5.6
Dec 22 44.5 5.1


Humidity and Wind

Tomsk has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is May (51.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (79%).

Wind in Tomsk is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and November. April’s average wind speed of around 2.7 knots (3.1 MPH or 5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early May where average top sustained speeds reach 6 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 2.1 Barely noticeable 3.6 Barely noticeable
Feb 2.2 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Mar 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.3 Barely noticeable
Apr 2.7 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
May 2.7 Barely noticeable 4.8 Barely noticeable
Jun 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.8 Barely noticeable
Jul 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.3 Barely noticeable
Aug 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.5 Barely noticeable
Sep 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.3 Barely noticeable
Oct 2.2 Barely noticeable 4 Light breeze
Nov 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.3 Barely noticeable
Dec 2.4 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 72.1%
Feb 68.3%
Mar 62.8%
Apr 52.6%
May 51.4%
Jun 60.5%
Jul 66.1%
Aug 73.1%
Sep 71.8%
Oct 75.5%
Nov 79%
Dec 76.3%


Is it Safe to Travel to Tomsk?

Our best data indicates this area is generally not safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are very strong travel warnings for Russia; avoid all travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Nov 29, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Tomsk, Russia is May, followed by February and March. 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 Tomsk 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 62.7 in December means 62.7% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Tomsk Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 64.8°F (18.2°C) and 20.1°F (-6.6°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Tomsk, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 64.3°F (17.9°C) and 18.1°F (-7.7°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 9 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 Tomsk to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 20.1°F (-6.6°C) and 3.5°F (-15.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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