Kiev has a continental humid climate. The warmest months are June, July, and August, with mean temperatures of 13.8 to 24.8 °C (57 to 77 °F).
The coldest are December, January, and February, with mean temperatures of -4.6 to -1.1 °C (24 to 30 °F).
The highest ever temperature recorded in the city was 39.4 °C (102.9 °F) on 31 July 1936.
The coldest temperature ever recorded in the city was -32.2 °C (-26 °F) on 7 & 9 February 1929.
Snow cover usually lies from mid-November to the end of March, with the frost-free period lasting 180 days on average, but surpassing 200 days in recent years.

What's the best time to travel to Kiev in Ukraine?

Here are some facts:

  • The months May, June, July and August have a nice average temperature.
  • Cold season / winter is in the months January, February and December.
  • On average, the warmest month is July.
  • On average, the coolest month is January.
  • July is the wettest month.
  • October is the driest month.

For more specific information please take a look at the graphs shown below.

Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year

The monthly mean minimum and maximum daily temperature. 

Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)

This is the mean monthly precipitation, including rain, snow, hail etc.

Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year

This is the monthly total of sunhours

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