5 hottest cities in Russia

Most Russian cities are located in a temperate climatic zone and are used to cold summers and frosty winters. Therefore, we strive to go on vacation to countries with a warm climate. But we also have cities with good weather all year round.

For many people, heat is associated with the sea and the beach. It will surprise you, but according to the Hydrometeorological Center Volgograd

Volgograd is located in the southeast of the country, on the border with Kazakhstan. Its population is over a million. The hot summer here begins in May and ends at the end of September. Winters are mild with frequent thaws. However, at any time of the year, sharp temperature changes are possible.

Southerly winds coming from Kazakhstan contribute to an increase in summer temperatures up to + 30 °. The record maximum recorded in the city was + 42.6 ° C. But thanks to the Volga, residents can comfortably relax on the beaches and swim.

Many people find it difficult to endure not only cold, but also extreme heat. The ideal city for such people would be Maykop.

In spring there are strong winds, hail and heavy rain in Maikop, but they are quickly replaced by good weather. In addition, the city is a leader not only in terms of favorable climatic conditions, but also in terms of environmental conditions.

Sochi is one of the unique cities in Russia. It is warm here even in winter. The air temperature rarely drops below zero. Unsurprisingly, the entire region is associated with sea, beach and sun and is the most popular resort in the country.

There are no sharp changes in temperature, as in most regions of our country. Due to the humid subtropical climate, Sochi always has mild winters and warm summers. The mountains around them hold back cold winds and prevent temperatures from dropping too much during the winter months.

Average air temperature in summer

Astrakhan is located on the shores of the Caspian Sea, in a semi-desert zone. The city is one of the driest in Europe. In summer, there is heat and dry winds, and in winter, air masses come from the north.

The record temperature minimum registered in Astrakhan is

Summer in Astrakhan

Pyatigorsk, like other cities of the Stavropol Territory, has an attractive climate and beautiful nature. In addition, there is very clean mountain air and extraordinary local attractions.

Pyatigorsk has very mild winters and mild summers. To the city often

The average air temperature in summer is + 25 ° С.

It is not surprising that every year more and more people move to these cities from cold regions: they go for warmth and a good climate, tired of snow and slush.