The best times to visit Zaporozhye for ideal weather are

April 30th to July 15th

or

August 13th to October 14th

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

 

 


Other Zaporozhye Travel Info

Weather in Zaporozhye

Temperature

Average temperatures in Zaporozhye vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 39th 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 Zaporozhye, 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 90.3°F (32.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 63.7°F (17.6°C) at night.

Zaporozhye Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Zaporozhye Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Zaporozhye Perceived Temperature (F)

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Zaporozhye Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Zaporozhye 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 31 26.1 20.4
Feb 34.2 27.9 21.5
Mar 47 38.3 29.7
Apr 61.3 51 40
May 75.5 64.4 52.8
Jun 82.1 71.3 59.4
Jul 86.8 75.5 63.4
Aug 86.6 74.4 61.6
Sep 73.7 62.7 52.2
Oct 58.6 49.3 40.3
Nov 46.4 39.8 33.1
Dec 35.5 30.7 25.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -0.6 -3.3 -6.4
Feb 1.2 -2.3 -5.8
Mar 8.3 3.5 -1.3
Apr 16.3 10.6 4.4
May 24.2 18 11.6
Jun 27.8 21.8 15.2
Jul 30.4 24.2 17.4
Aug 30.3 23.6 16.4
Sep 23.2 17.1 11.2
Oct 14.8 9.6 4.6
Nov 8 4.3 0.6
Dec 1.9 -0.7 -3.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Zaporozhye are August, February, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid to late August. For example, on the week of August 20th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Zaporozhye? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Zaporozhye is often around around November 26th 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 Zaporozhye.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 22% 4.2 1.8
Feb 9% 3.2 1.1
Mar 14% 1 1.5
Apr 11% 0 1.4
May 20% 1.2 2.6
Jun 14% 0 2.3
Jul 10% 0 1.8
Aug 7% 0 1.4
Sep 14% 0.4 2.2
Oct 13% 0 1.2
Nov 12% 1.4 1.3
Dec 16% 3.8 1.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 22 10.7 4.6
Feb 9 8.1 2.8
Mar 14 2.5 3.8
Apr 11 0 3.6
May 20 3 6.6
Jun 14 0 5.8
Jul 10 0 4.6
Aug 7 0 3.6
Sep 14 1 5.6
Oct 13 0 3
Nov 12 3.6 3.3
Dec 16 9.7 4.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Zaporozhye has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is August (40.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (86.3%).

Wind in Zaporozhye is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and December. March’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.4 MPH or 15.1 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 15.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 7.6 Gentle breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Feb 8 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Mar 8.2 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Apr 7 Gentle breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
May 6 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Jun 6 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Jul 6.2 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Aug 6.4 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.5 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Oct 6.1 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.9 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Dec 8 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 86.3%
Feb 79.4%
Mar 67.7%
Apr 53.8%
May 53.5%
Jun 50.5%
Jul 49%
Aug 40.3%
Sep 53.9%
Oct 68.3%
Nov 79.2%
Dec 85.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Zaporozhye?

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 Zaporozhye, 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 Zaporozhye 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

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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 30.4 in January means 30.4% of the tourists vs. December.

 

 

Overall Zaporozhye Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 79.8°F (26.6°C) and 38.8°F (3.8°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 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 comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 2 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Zaporozhye, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 77.9°F (25.5°C) and 41.3°F (5.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 4 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 Zaporozhye to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 39.8°F (4.3°C) and 28.4°F (-2°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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