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 May, June, July, August and September
  • 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 months are January and February
  • The cities with the best climate are Kentau, Shymkent, Taldykorgan, 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:

January 5°F to 40°F
14%
February 7°F to 40°F
14%
March 23°F to 52°F
18%
April 41°F to 65°F
19%
May 54°F to 79°F
19%
June 65°F to 88°F
20%
July 68°F to 92°F
17%
August 67°F to 88°F
14%
September 54°F to 76°F
11%
October 40°F to 63°F
15%
November 22°F to 49°F
17%
December 11°F to 43°F
16%
* 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, june, 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 april, 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.

Other cities and places in Kazakhstan

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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.


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.
Astana13°F14°F29°F54°F68°F77°F79°F77°F65°F49°F29°F16°F
Almaty25°F27°F41°F52°F59°F68°F74°F72°F63°F50°F36°F27°F
Aktau41°F41°F50°F59°F72°F83°F88°F86°F77°F65°F52°F45°F
Balkhash27°F27°F41°F61°F74°F83°F86°F83°F72°F58°F40°F29°F
Karaganda14°F16°F31°F54°F68°F77°F79°F77°F65°F50°F29°F18°F
Kostanaï11°F14°F29°F50°F68°F77°F79°F77°F65°F49°F31°F16°F
Öskemen14°F20°F32°F56°F67°F77°F83°F81°F68°F52°F31°F20°F
Aqtöbe16°F18°F31°F54°F72°F81°F86°F83°F68°F52°F34°F22°F
Atyrau25°F27°F43°F63°F81°F90°F95°F90°F77°F59°F43°F32°F
Ekibastuz11°F14°F31°F56°F68°F79°F81°F79°F67°F50°F29°F18°F
Esil13°F14°F29°F52°F70°F77°F79°F79°F67°F49°F29°F16°F
Kentau34°F36°F54°F67°F79°F88°F94°F90°F77°F63°F47°F36°F
Kyzylorda31°F32°F52°F70°F85°F94°F97°F92°F79°F63°F45°F32°F
Oral18°F22°F32°F56°F74°F81°F86°F85°F70°F54°F36°F25°F
Pavlodar9°F13°F29°F58°F68°F79°F81°F79°F65°F49°F29°F16°F
Petropavl9°F14°F27°F49°F65°F74°F77°F76°F63°F45°F27°F14°F
Ridder16°F20°F32°F47°F58°F70°F74°F72°F59°F43°F25°F18°F
Semey13°F16°F31°F58°F70°F81°F83°F81°F68°F52°F31°F18°F
Shymkent40°F43°F58°F68°F79°F90°F95°F94°F83°F68°F52°F41°F
Stepnogorsk11°F14°F29°F54°F67°F77°F79°F77°F65°F49°F29°F16°F

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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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