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

Find the very best time to visit Mongolia from average climate conditions in many locations like Ulaanbaatar or Darkhan, below.

When is the best time to go to Mongolia?

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

  • In Mongolia, the weather is good everywhere in June and August
  • The best months to go to Ulaanbaatar are June, July and August
  • July is the hottest month in Ulaanbaatar, and the coldest months are January and February
  • The rainiest months in this city are July and August
  • The cities with the best climate are Choybalsan, Dalanzadgad, Baruun-Urt, Choyr, Javhlant, Ovoot, Saynshand, Ulaan-Uul and Undurkhaan, with good weather at least 5 months a year

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

Month
January -23°C to -11°C
4%
February -20°C to -7°C
5%
March -11°C to 1°C
11%
April -0°C to 11°C
17%
May 6°C to 19°C
22%
June 11°C to 25°C
34%
July 13°C to 29°C
36%
August 12°C to 27°C
31%
September 6°C to 19°C
20%
October -2°C to 10°C
11%
November -14°C to -3°C
9%
December -20°C to -7°C
5%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Mongolia by cities

Ulaanbaatar

Best time to go to Ulaanbaatar

The best months to go to Ulaanbaatar are june, july and august.

Choybalsan

Best time to go to Choybalsan

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

Dalanzadgad

Best time to go to Dalanzadgad

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

Darkhan

Best time to go to Darkhan

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

Erdenet

Best time to go to Erdenet

The best months to go to Erdenet are june, july and august.

Hatgal

Best time to go to Hatgal

The best months to go to Hatgal are june and august.


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Tours and organised trips in Mongolia


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Temperatures and rainfall in Mongolia

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Mongolia and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Ulaanbaatar, Choybalsan, Dalanzadgad, Darkhan and Erdenet.

-17°C
-26°C
-13°C
-25°C
-4°C
-15°C
7°C
-2°C
15°C
6°C
22°C
12°C
24°C
14°C
22°C
12°C
14°C
5°C
5°C
-3°C
-7°C
-14°C
-14°C
-23°C
2% 5% 12% 18% 20% 31% 38% 34% 20% 9% 8% 4%
-17°C
-21°C
-13°C
-19°C
-3°C
-11°C
10°C
2°C
19°C
12°C
26°C
18°C
29°C
21°C
27°C
18°C
18°C
11°C
8°C
2°C
-6°C
-10°C
-14°C
-18°C
3% 2% 9% 11% 21% 32% 34% 30% 25% 11% 9% 7%
-3°C
-18°C
-1°C
-14°C
5°C
-5°C
13°C
4°C
20°C
12°C
26°C
18°C
29°C
22°C
27°C
20°C
20°C
12°C
11°C
4°C
2°C
-7°C
-1°C
-14°C
2% 2% 4% 8% 11% 20% 24% 13% 10% 6% 3% 3%
-16°C
-24°C
-12°C
-22°C
-2°C
-13°C
11°C
1°C
19°C
8°C
25°C
12°C
27°C
14°C
25°C
12°C
17°C
6°C
7°C
-1°C
-5°C
-12°C
-14°C
-20°C
4% 7% 16% 18% 22% 27% 36% 30% 22% 9% 14% 9%
-16°C
-24°C
-12°C
-23°C
-3°C
-13°C
9°C
-0°C
16°C
6°C
22°C
9°C
24°C
11°C
22°C
10°C
15°C
3°C
6°C
-2°C
-6°C
-13°C
-14°C
-20°C
7% 10% 19% 28% 34% 48% 55% 51% 28% 18% 17% 8%
-15°C
-26°C
-11°C
-24°C
-2°C
-16°C
6°C
-6°C
12°C
-1°C
19°C
3°C
21°C
5°C
19°C
4°C
13°C
-1°C
4°C
-7°C
-7°C
-16°C
-14°C
-22°C
3% 4% 13% 24% 38% 59% 70% 60% 30% 12% 6% 7%
-14°C
-22°C
-10°C
-20°C
-1°C
-10°C
9°C
-0°C
15°C
7°C
21°C
12°C
24°C
15°C
22°C
14°C
15°C
7°C
6°C
-1°C
-5°C
-11°C
-12°C
-18°C
4% 6% 13% 22% 27% 43% 49% 40% 23% 15% 11% 4%
-12°C
-23°C
-9°C
-23°C
-2°C
-14°C
10°C
-0°C
18°C
8°C
25°C
13°C
26°C
15°C
24°C
13°C
17°C
6°C
8°C
-0°C
-3°C
-11°C
-10°C
-19°C
4% 5% 11% 18% 19% 23% 22% 20% 13% 9% 6% 2%
-18°C
-29°C
-13°C
-28°C
-3°C
-19°C
6°C
-4°C
13°C
5°C
21°C
11°C
23°C
13°C
21°C
10°C
13°C
3°C
4°C
-4°C
-9°C
-18°C
-15°C
-25°C
6% 8% 15% 22% 25% 35% 35% 30% 16% 14% 16% 8%
-15°C
-23°C
-12°C
-21°C
-3°C
-11°C
7°C
-0°C
13°C
7°C
19°C
13°C
22°C
16°C
20°C
13°C
12°C
6°C
4°C
-1°C
-6°C
-12°C
-12°C
-19°C
6% 8% 14% 21% 24% 46% 38% 30% 21% 14% 14% 9%
-13°C
-21°C
-10°C
-18°C
-1°C
-9°C
9°C
1°C
15°C
8°C
21°C
14°C
25°C
17°C
23°C
15°C
15°C
7°C
7°C
-0°C
-5°C
-11°C
-11°C
-17°C
4% 5% 10% 19% 20% 33% 38% 32% 17% 9% 9% 4%
-17°C
-23°C
-13°C
-21°C
-3°C
-11°C
10°C
2°C
19°C
11°C
25°C
17°C
29°C
21°C
26°C
18°C
18°C
10°C
8°C
2°C
-6°C
-11°C
-15°C
-19°C
2% 4% 9% 15% 22% 32% 32% 29% 19% 11% 8% 4%
-18°C
-29°C
-14°C
-27°C
-4°C
-17°C
6°C
-4°C
12°C
4°C
19°C
11°C
22°C
14°C
19°C
11°C
12°C
3°C
3°C
-6°C
-9°C
-19°C
-15°C
-25°C
3% 5% 9% 19% 23% 46% 47% 35% 18% 11% 9% 2%
-12°C
-24°C
-7°C
-20°C
1°C
-11°C
9°C
-2°C
14°C
4°C
21°C
12°C
23°C
12°C
21°C
9°C
14°C
3°C
5°C
-6°C
-5°C
-15°C
-11°C
-20°C
1% 2% 6% 12% 20% 31% 25% 21% 10% 7% 3% 1%

Where to go in Mongolia?

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.
Ulaanbaatar-17°C-13°C-4°C7°C15°C22°C24°C22°C14°C5°C-7°C-14°C
Choybalsan-17°C-13°C-3°C10°C19°C26°C29°C27°C18°C8°C-6°C-14°C
Dalanzadgad-3°C-1°C5°C13°C20°C26°C29°C27°C20°C11°C2°C-1°C
Darkhan-16°C-12°C-2°C11°C19°C25°C27°C25°C17°C7°C-5°C-14°C
Erdenet-16°C-12°C-3°C9°C16°C22°C24°C22°C15°C6°C-6°C-14°C
Hatgal-15°C-11°C-2°C6°C12°C19°C21°C19°C13°C4°C-7°C-14°C
Tsetserleg-14°C-10°C-1°C9°C15°C21°C24°C22°C15°C6°C-5°C-12°C
Ulaangom-12°C-9°C-2°C10°C18°C25°C26°C24°C17°C8°C-3°C-10°C
Uliastay-18°C-13°C-3°C6°C13°C21°C23°C21°C13°C4°C-9°C-15°C
Altai-15°C-12°C-3°C7°C13°C19°C22°C20°C12°C4°C-6°C-12°C
Arvayheer-13°C-10°C-1°C9°C15°C21°C25°C23°C15°C7°C-5°C-11°C
Baruun-Urt-17°C-13°C-3°C10°C19°C25°C29°C26°C18°C8°C-6°C-15°C
Bayanhongor-18°C-14°C-4°C6°C12°C19°C22°C19°C12°C3°C-9°C-15°C
Chihertey-12°C-7°C1°C9°C14°C21°C23°C21°C14°C5°C-5°C-11°C
Choyr-16°C-12°C-0°C11°C19°C25°C28°C26°C18°C8°C-5°C-13°C
Ider-16°C-10°C-0°C10°C16°C23°C25°C23°C15°C6°C-5°C-13°C
Javhlant-16°C-12°C-2°C10°C19°C25°C28°C26°C18°C7°C-5°C-14°C
Khovd-13°C-9°C1°C10°C15°C22°C24°C22°C15°C6°C-5°C-11°C
Ovoot-17°C-12°C-1°C11°C19°C25°C29°C27°C19°C9°C-5°C-14°C
Saynshand-13°C-8°C4°C15°C23°C28°C32°C30°C22°C12°C-1°C-10°C

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Is this weather information for Mongolia reliable?

Climate data for Mongolia has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Mongolia allows us to determine the average for each month in Ulaanbaatar, Choybalsan, Dalanzadgad, Darkhan, Erdenet, Hatgal, Tsetserleg, Ulaangom, and 15 other cities.

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

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