Tyumen benefits greatly from its central locationTyumen is located in the center of Russia, that does not have any ocean or seas, so instead of the sea breeze you can fully experience the Siberian winter fun, playing snowballs or molding a snowman.
Tyumen's continental climate is not so severe or harsh, as it is usually described. Surprisingly, there are more clear days here than in Moscow. The average annual sunshine duration in Tyumen is 2066 hours, which is 1,5 times sunnier than in Moscow. Summer in Tyumen is warm, and sometimes hot, and lasts from late May till early September.
The average temperature in January is -17 ºС (1,4 °F); it is the coldest month of the year.
The average temperature in July is +17 ºС (62,6 °F); it is the warmest month of the year.
The absolute minimum temperature is -46 ºС (-50.8 °F).
The absolute maximum temperature is +39 ºС (102,2 °F).