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Weather in St. Petersburg Russia in September

by Natalia Rogachyova on April 15, 2013
St Petersburg Weather in September

If you are considering booking a cruise or a private tour to St Petersburg in September, you might be interested to know what the weather may have in store for you. However, the weather may keep you guessing! At the start of the month, the average temperature will be between 17C and 9C. By the end of the month, temperatures vary between 10C and 4C.

Although you still may face showers, the weather in St Petersburg is drier in September than it is in July and August. If you’re very lucky, you may encounter the ‘babye leto’. This literally means ‘granny summer’, and is the equivalent of an Indian summer; two weeks towards the end of September where the weather is warm and sunny.

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Early March Weather in St. Petersburg

by Natalia Rogachyova on December 15, 2012
Petersburg, Icicles in March

Early March Weather in St. Petersburg

The month of March is characterized by temperature that rapidly rises and then drops. The early March weather in St. Petersburg averages around 29°F with the lowest temperature averaging around 19°F. By the end of the month, the temperature can exceed 35°F, yet have a low of 15°F.

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St. Petersburg Weather in February

by Natalia Rogachyova on December 7, 2012
Petersburg trip in February

St. Petersburg is a beautiful place to visit in the winter although February may be a month plagued with very low temperatures, cold wind and blinding blizzards. However, St. Petersburg center is a bit milder and more humid than the suburbs and it may be warmer there than in the outskirts. Nonetheless, it is it better to be prepared for the cold weather by bringing warm clothes. Still, there is an advantage to travelling in February, especially because many festivities and other activities that occur in December and January are over. This means the city is calmer in February that makes you better able to enjoy all that it has to offer without being run over by crowds.

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St Petersburg in October: Trip Expectations

by Natalia Rogachyova on May 24, 2012
Visit Petersburg in October

October is a fascinating month to visit St Petersburg. The summer festivals and White Nights are over. But many of the tourists are gone, too, meaning that museums and attractions are less crowded. The days may be shorter and autumn is in the air, yet many of the season attractions are still operating. You can enjoy a visit that’s more relaxed and, perhaps, see more of the ‘real’ St Petersburg than if you visited during the height of the tourist season.

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