Ksachstan, Kazakhstan Weather and Climate
Optimal travel time for the regions
In the following overview you can see the best travel time depending on the region (Kazakhstan).
|Place||Best travel time|
|Astana||May, June, July and August|
|Almaty||June, July and August|
|Semipalatinsk||May, June, July, August and September|
|Aktau||July, August and September|
Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine in Astana (Kazakhstan)
|Daytime temperature||-12 กใ C||-11 กใ C||-4 กใ C||9 กใ C||20 กใ C||26 กใ C||27 กใ C||25 กใ C||19 กใ C||8 กใ C||-3 กใ C||-9 กใ C|
|Night temperature||-22 กใ C||-22 กใ C||-15 กใ C||-2 กใ C||6 กใ C||11 กใ C||14 กใ C||11 กใ C||5 กใ C||-3 กใ C||-12 กใ C||-18 กใ C|
|Precipitation in mm||18||15||18||16||28||46||41||43||26||29||17||16|
|Hours of sunshine||3||4||5||7||9||10||10||9||7||4||2||2|
The annual average temperature in Astana is 1.9 กใ C. For comparison: Munich reaches an average of 8.6 กใ C, in Berlin it is 9.6 กใ C. The warmest month is July (20.6 กใ C), coldest month of January with averages of -16.8 กใ C.
The annual precipitation is 313 mm on 70 days with precipitation. For comparison: In Munich, 967 mm, in Berlin 570 mm, precipitation is measured annually. There is no rainy season, i.e. months with more than 175 mm of precipitation. Snow is possible in all but May, June, July and August.
As our climate table shows, June is the sunniest month with an average of 10.2 hours of sunshine per day. On average over the year the sun shines 6 hours a day. For comparison: In Munich and Berlin, the sun shines an average of 4.7 hours per day throughout the year.
The following larger towns are nearby and have a similar climate: Nur-Sultan.
Kazakhstan weather in March, April and May
Average daily temperatures between -4 กใ C and 22 กใ C can be expected over the next three months. It is mildest in May in Aktau, while it is noticeably colder in March in Astana. The temperatures in Astana are between -4 and 20 กใ C, in Almaty between 6 and 21 กใ C, in Semipalatinsk between -1 and 21 กใ C and in Aktau between 6 and 22 กใ C.
Do you want to go on a beach holiday? The water temperatures are in March, April and May 6-14 กใ C. So the weather is hardly suitable for swimming.
In March it rains on 4 (Astana) to 10 days (Almaty), in April on 4 (Astana) to 10 days (Almaty) and in May on 6 (Astana) to 10 days (Almaty), depending on the region.
In the period from March to May, the sun shines on average between 0 and 10 hours a day. The sunniest weather is in May in Semipalatinsk, but with less sun you will have to get by in March in Aktau.