Best time to go to Kazakhstan for a perfect weather and where to go?

Get the most favorable time to visit Kazakhstan from average weather conditions in many locations like Kostanaï or Aktau on this page.

When is the best time to go to Kazakhstan?

When is the best time to go to Kazakhstan? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Kazakhstan, the weather is good everywhere in July and August
  • The best months to go to Astana are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months in Astana are June, July and August, and the coldest month of the year is February
  • The cities with the best climate are Kentau, Shymkent, Taraz and Turkestan, with good weather at least 7 months a year

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Kazakhstan for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month
January -17°C to 4°C
23%
February -14°C to 4°C
23%
March -6°C to 10°C
29%
April 3°C to 19°C
26%
May 10°C to 26°C
26%
June 17°C to 31°C
26%
July 18°C to 33°C
25%
August 15°C to 31°C
19%
September 10°C to 25°C
16%
October 2°C to 17°C
22%
November -6°C to 11°C
27%
December -13°C to 7°C
28%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Kazakhstan by cities

Astana

Best time to go to Astana

The best months to go to Astana are may, june, july, august and september.

Almaty

Best time to go to Almaty

The best months to go to Almaty are may, july, august and september.

Aktau

Best time to go to Aktau

The best months to go to Aktau are may, june, july, august, september and october.

Balkhash

Best time to go to Balkhash

The best months to go to Balkhash are may, june, july, august and september.

Karaganda

Best time to go to Karaganda

The best months to go to Karaganda are may, june, july, august and september.

Kostanaï

Best time to go to Kostanaï

The best months to go to Kostanaï are may, june, july, august and september.


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Climate and Weather in Kazakhstan

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Kazakhstan: Astana, by the River


Temperatures and rainfall in Kazakhstan

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Kazakhstan and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Astana, Almaty, Aktau, Balkhash and Karaganda.

-11°C
-15°C
-10°C
-17°C
-2°C
-8°C
12°C
5°C
20°C
10°C
27°C
15°C
27°C
16°C
26°C
18°C
19°C
13°C
9°C
3°C
-2°C
-5°C
-9°C
-11°C
23% 19% 31% 28% 27% 28% 37% 25% 14% 24% 31% 31%
-0°C
-9°C
2°C
-7°C
7°C
2°C
14°C
7°C
18°C
8°C
23°C
13°C
26°C
14°C
25°C
18°C
20°C
16°C
13°C
8°C
6°C
-0°C
1°C
-6°C
35% 45% 46% 50% 56% 68% 55% 48% 38% 34% 36% 36%
5°C
3°C
6°C
2°C
10°C
6°C
15°C
11°C
23°C
19°C
29°C
25°C
32°C
28°C
32°C
28°C
27°C
22°C
19°C
15°C
12°C
10°C
8°C
6°C
21% 13% 14% 13% 20% 13% 10% 7% 13% 14% 18% 20%
-1°C
-7°C
-0°C
-7°C
6°C
-0°C
16°C
9°C
23°C
14°C
28°C
20°C
30°C
21°C
28°C
22°C
22°C
17°C
14°C
9°C
6°C
1°C
1°C
-4°C
22% 29% 18% 13% 14% 17% 11% 5% 5% 11% 16% 19%
-3°C
-15°C
-2°C
-17°C
1°C
-7°C
13°C
5°C
21°C
9°C
27°C
14°C
27°C
15°C
27°C
18°C
20°C
13°C
10°C
3°C
1°C
-6°C
-2°C
-11°C
21% 18% 29% 26% 23% 27% 37% 20% 13% 25% 26% 32%
-12°C
-15°C
-10°C
-15°C
-3°C
-8°C
11°C
4°C
20°C
11°C
26°C
15°C
27°C
16°C
26°C
19°C
19°C
12°C
9°C
3°C
-1°C
-3°C
-9°C
-11°C
21% 19% 30% 29% 32% 31% 33% 35% 18% 25% 23% 30%
-3°C
-17°C
-1°C
-15°C
2°C
-5°C
13°C
3°C
20°C
8°C
27°C
15°C
29°C
15°C
28°C
12°C
21°C
11°C
12°C
5°C
1°C
-5°C
-1°C
-13°C
25% 27% 34% 32% 34% 26% 27% 19% 19% 34% 39% 36%
-9°C
-15°C
-8°C
-15°C
-1°C
-8°C
13°C
4°C
23°C
12°C
28°C
16°C
30°C
18°C
29°C
19°C
22°C
12°C
11°C
3°C
2°C
-4°C
-6°C
-10°C
25% 22% 37% 30% 28% 23% 19% 16% 17% 23% 28% 38%
-4°C
-8°C
-3°C
-8°C
5°C
-0°C
17°C
10°C
26°C
20°C
32°C
25°C
34°C
28°C
33°C
27°C
25°C
19°C
14°C
9°C
6°C
2°C
-0°C
-3°C
18% 15% 25% 18% 22% 13% 13% 8% 11% 13% 13% 20%
-12°C
-18°C
-10°C
-17°C
-1°C
-8°C
14°C
4°C
20°C
11°C
27°C
17°C
27°C
18°C
26°C
17°C
19°C
11°C
10°C
3°C
-1°C
-6°C
-8°C
-13°C
14% 12% 23% 21% 23% 28% 38% 26% 15% 22% 25% 23%
-12°C
-17°C
-10°C
-17°C
-2°C
-8°C
11°C
5°C
21°C
14°C
27°C
19°C
27°C
20°C
27°C
19°C
20°C
13°C
9°C
4°C
-1°C
-5°C
-9°C
-13°C
22% 19% 32% 29% 28% 27% 31% 29% 17% 24% 28% 30%
1°C
-5°C
2°C
-4°C
11°C
4°C
20°C
13°C
27°C
20°C
32°C
25°C
34°C
28°C
32°C
25°C
26°C
19°C
18°C
10°C
9°C
2°C
2°C
-4°C
24% 21% 20% 20% 13% 17% 3% 5% 4% 10% 18% 24%
-2°C
-7°C
-1°C
-7°C
10°C
3°C
21°C
13°C
29°C
22°C
34°C
28°C
35°C
30°C
34°C
27°C
26°C
19°C
17°C
10°C
7°C
1°C
-0°C
-4°C
14% 12% 13% 13% 10% 7% 2% 5% 3% 6% 13% 17%
-8°C
-12°C
-7°C
-12°C
-1°C
-6°C
13°C
6°C
23°C
16°C
28°C
20°C
31°C
22°C
30°C
21°C
22°C
13°C
11°C
5°C
3°C
-1°C
-4°C
-7°C
25% 27% 32% 29% 29% 26% 16% 18% 24% 24% 28% 34%

Where to go in Kazakhstan?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Astana-11°C-10°C-2°C12°C20°C27°C27°C26°C19°C9°C-2°C-9°C
Almaty-0°C2°C7°C14°C18°C23°C26°C25°C20°C13°C6°C1°C
Aktau5°C6°C10°C15°C23°C29°C32°C32°C27°C19°C12°C8°C
Balkhash-1°C-0°C6°C16°C23°C28°C30°C28°C22°C14°C6°C1°C
Karaganda-3°C-2°C1°C13°C21°C27°C27°C27°C20°C10°C1°C-2°C
Kostanaï-12°C-10°C-3°C11°C20°C26°C27°C26°C19°C9°C-1°C-9°C
Öskemen-3°C-1°C2°C13°C20°C27°C29°C28°C21°C12°C1°C-1°C
Aqtöbe-9°C-8°C-1°C13°C23°C28°C30°C29°C22°C11°C2°C-6°C
Atyrau-4°C-3°C5°C17°C26°C32°C34°C33°C25°C14°C6°C-0°C
Ekibastuz-12°C-10°C-1°C14°C20°C27°C27°C26°C19°C10°C-1°C-8°C
Esil-12°C-10°C-2°C11°C21°C27°C27°C27°C20°C9°C-1°C-9°C
Kentau1°C2°C11°C20°C27°C32°C34°C32°C26°C18°C9°C2°C
Kyzylorda-2°C-1°C10°C21°C29°C34°C35°C34°C26°C17°C7°C-0°C
Oral-8°C-7°C-1°C13°C23°C28°C31°C30°C22°C11°C3°C-4°C
Pavlodar-13°C-11°C-2°C14°C20°C27°C27°C26°C19°C9°C-2°C-9°C
Petropavl-14°C-11°C-3°C9°C18°C25°C26°C25°C18°C7°C-3°C-10°C
Ridder-9°C-6°C-0°C9°C16°C23°C25°C24°C17°C7°C-2°C-7°C
Semey-12°C-9°C-1°C14°C21°C28°C29°C28°C21°C11°C-1°C-8°C
Shymkent5°C6°C14°C22°C28°C34°C36°C35°C29°C21°C12°C5°C
Stepnogorsk-13°C-11°C-2°C12°C19°C26°C26°C25°C19°C8°C-2°C-9°C

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Is this weather information for Kazakhstan reliable?

Climate data for Kazakhstan has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Kazakhstan allows us to determine the average for each month in Astana, Almaty, Aktau, Balkhash, Karaganda, Kostanaï, Öskemen, Aqtöbe, and 15 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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