Chernobyl weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chernobyl

The best time to visit in Chernobyl in Ukraine is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chernobyl is 27°C in July and the lowest is -3°C in January. The weather and climate of Chernobyl is suitable for a winter sports.

Chernobyl has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Chernobyl or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Chernobyl by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -3 -1 5 15 21 25 27 26 20 11 5 0
Precipitation (mm) 30 25 28 18 27 23 26 11 11 24 23 40

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14 day weather forecast Chernobyl

The weather for in Chernobyl will be 8° till 18° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
0.9 mm 50% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
1.6 mm 60% 2 m/s 2
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
17.3 mm 95% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 2
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
13°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 3
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
11°
0.2 mm 15% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
10°
0.3 mm 25% 2 m/s 1

Climate Chernobyl

Chernobyl has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Chernobyl is 13° degrees and there is about 286 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 180 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Chernobyl

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -3 -1 5 15 21 25 27 26 20 11 5 0
Night temp. (°C) -7 -5 -1 5 11 14 16 15 11 5 1 -4
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 30 25 28 18 27 23 26 11 11 24 23 40
Days with rain 7 8 11 12 13 10 10 6 6 9 10 10
Days with snow 20 17 12 1 - - - - - 1 5 17
Dry days 4 3 8 17 18 20 21 25 24 21 15 4
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 4 5 5 6 5 3 2 2 1

Chernobyl weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Chernobyl? 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 Chernobyl?

Chernobyl is located in Ukraine. It lies in a straight line at 8,798 km from Manila.

The coordinates of Chernobyl are:

  • Latitude: 51.2763027
  • Longitude: 30.2218992

The GPS coordinates are 51° 16' N, 30° 13' E

How long is the flight to Chernobyl?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Chernobyl is approximately 12 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Chernobyl?

These are the airports closests to Chernobyl:

  • Kiev Zhuliany International Airport (99 km) – Kiev
  • Boryspil International Airport (114 km) – Kiev
  • Gomel Airport (149 km) – Gomel’

What is the currency of Chernobyl?

In Chernobyl the Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Ukrainian hryvnia = 0.59 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 1.71 Ukrainian hryvnia
  • 10 Ukrainian hryvnia = 5.85 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 17.09 Ukrainian hryvnia
  • 100 Ukrainian hryvnia = 58.51 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 170.91 Ukrainian hryvnia

What is the area code of Chernobyl?

The area code to call Chernobyl is +380.