Winter In Kiev(Kyiv) Ukraine

Christmas and New Year in Kyiv (Kiev)

Visiting Kyiv ( Kiev) in Winter is an amazing time of year.  Crisp white snow covering the trees, cold sharp mornings and a warm welcome from the locals. So wrap up warm, get yourself some good walking shoes and savour the winter delights of Kiev Kyiv) in winter.

Christmas in Kyiv

Kyiv is Christmas! Snow, freezing temperatures and hot gluhwein to gently warm you. Ukrainian orthodox Christmas is celebrated on the 7th January as well as the more traditional Catholic Christmas day on 25th December. So if you cannot make Kyiv in December you have a great excuse to celebrate Christmas again In January. The main main Christmas tree is on Sofiivska Square in Kyiv and is free to enter. 

Ukraine Climate In Winter

Winter Weather In Kyiv 
December

Max average t°: -1 °C (30.2 °F)
Min average t°: -6 °C (21.2 °F)
Sunshine in the day: 1 hours
Rainy days: 12 days
Precipitation: 40 mm (1.6")

January

Max average t°: -4 °C (24.8 °F)
Min average t°: +10 °C (14 °F)
Sunshine in the day: 1 hours
Rainy days: 12 days
Precipitation: 43 mm (1.7")

February

Max average t°: -2 °C (28.4 °F)
Min average t°: -8°C (17.6 °F)
Sunshine in the day: 2 hours
Rainy days: 10 days
Precipitation: 40 mm (1.6")

Independence Square Kiev
Motherland Monument Kiev
St Michaels Monastery