Kyiv Climate and Weather

Kyiv's climate is continental, with hot summers and cold winters. July to August is the hottest period, when temperatures range from about 57F (14C ) to 77F (25C), whereas December to February is the coldest period, with temperatures averaging between 24F (-4C) and 30F (-1C). In winter, the city's rivers tend to freeze over, creating a winter wonderland and allowing for ice-skating and ice fishing. Snow cover is common from November to March.