Ukraine
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Best time to visit Ukraine

To go to Ukraine, the best time to visit is May through September. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. In Ukraine, July is the warmest month with 82°F and the most cold month is 36°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly check the average weather in Ukraine per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest precipitation. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate North Ukraine by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 27 31 42 59 71 77 81 80 69 54 43 32
Precipitation (inch) 11 9 10 7 16 13 13 6 7 9 7 14

Weather data from: Kiev

Climate South Ukraine by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 36 39 46 56 68 77 82 82 72 59 50 41
Water temperature (°F) 46 42 44 55 69 75 83 81 74 68 58 50
Precipitation (inch) 7 4 3 2 6 10 7 3 4 5 4 5

Weather data from: Odessa




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Ukraine weather

The weather for Ukraine over the next 14 days will be 50°F till 68° with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Ukraine is based on the weather in Kiev.

5-day weather forecast Ukraine

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Sunday
2 october
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59°F
45°F
3.1 in
9 m/s
Monday
3 october
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54°F
46°F
4.7 in
9 m/s
Tuesday
4 october
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50°F
46°F
1.8 in
7 m/s
Wednesday
5 october
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57°F
46°F
0.2 in
5 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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66°F
50°F
0 in
6 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Ukraine


Climate Ukraine

Click on a region of Ukraine to view the climate:

North Ukraine (Kiev)

North Ukraine has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for North Ukraine is 26° degrees and there is about 123 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 3.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 27 31 42 59 71 77 81 80 69 54 43 32
Night temp. (°F) 20 23 30 41 51 57 61 59 51 41 34 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 11 9 10 7 16 13 13 6 7 9 7 14
Days with rain 7 6 11 13 15 13 13 7 9 10 8 8
Days with snow 18 15 11 1 - - - - - - 5 14
Dry days 6 7 9 16 16 17 18 24 21 21 17 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 2 2 5 9 10 11 11 11 9 5 4 3
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3
UV-index 1 1 2 5 5 5 6 5 4 2 1 2

Weather data from: Kiev

South Ukraine (Odessa)

South Ukraine has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for South Ukraine is 30° degrees and there is about 59 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 234 days a year with an average humidity of 70% and an UV-index of 4.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 36 39 46 56 68 77 82 82 72 59 50 41
Night temp. (°F) 30 32 38 47 58 66 71 71 63 52 44 35
Water temp. (°F) 46 42 44 55 69 75 83 81 74 68 58 50
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 7 4 3 2 6 10 7 3 4 5 4 5
Days with rain 8 6 9 8 11 10 9 4 6 7 6 7
Days with snow 6 6 2 - - - - - - - 1 5
Dry days 17 16 20 22 20 20 22 27 24 24 23 19
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 4 4 7 10 11 12 12 12 10 6 6 4
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 2 2 3 4 6 6 7 6 5 3 3 2

Weather data from: Odessa

Ukraine weather by month

What is the average Ukraine weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Ukraine?

Ukraine lies in a straight line about 4,778 miles from United States (New York → Kiev). By car the distance is 1,488 miles. The total travel time is 26 hours and 10 minutes.

How long is the flight to Ukraine?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Ukraine is approximately 13 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Ukraine?

These are the largest airports in Ukraine:

  • Boryspil International Airport (KBP) in Kiev
  • Kiev Zhuliany International Airport (IEV) in Kiev
  • Kharkiv International Airport (HRK) in Kharkiv
  • Odessa International Airport (ODS) in Odessa
  • Lviv International Airport (LWO) in L’viv
  • Zaporizhzhia International Airport (OZH) in Zaporizhia
  • Mariupol International Airport (MPW) in Mariupol
  • Luhansk International Airport (VSG) in Luhans’k
  • Simferopol International Airport (SIP) in Simferopol’
  • Chernivtsi International Airport (CWC) in Chernivtsi

How many inhabitants does Ukraine have?

Ukraine has 42,300,723 inhabitants.

How big is Ukraine?

The surface area of Ukraine is 375,094 mi². It is 2x bigger than United States.

What is the capital of Ukraine?

The capital of Ukraine is Kiev.

What is the currency of Ukraine?

In Ukraine, the Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 2 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 28.25 Ukrainian hryvnia
  • 1 Ukrainian hryvnia = 0.035 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 2,825.43 Ukrainian hryvnia
  • 100 Ukrainian hryvnia = 3.54 US dollar

What is the area code of Ukraine?

The area code to call Ukraine is +380.