Russia, the largest country in the world by size, is located in Europe extending to Asia also
known as the continent of Eurasia. Due to sheer size the it has vast variation of terrain. It is a
popular foreign tourists’ destination. Among others the tourist attractions here include 40
UNESCO Biosphere reserves, 26 UNESCO World Heritages sites, cruises on the big rivers like
Volga, Trans Siberian Railway, major tourist routes, diverse regions, beautiful squares, museums,
fortress, parks, soviet architecture, rivers, channels, bridges, ski resorts, lakes, mountains,
volcanoes, geysers and granite rocks. Moscow is the capital, the largest city and major
international airport among numerous others in the country.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, metro, trams, inter-city air, trains and
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from June to August, mid season April, May, September,
October and low season November to March.
Weather: Climatological Information Moscow, Russia, source Russian Federal Service for
Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring (ROSHYDROMET). Altitudes and other factors
may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city, town and neighborhood.
Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant source for other climate
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on WMO Climatological Normals(CLINO).
- Precipitation includes both rain and snow.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Precipitation Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
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