Best Time To Visit Almaty, Kazakhstan

Best Time To Go To Almaty

Alamaty has a humid continental climate with hot summers, extreme winters and precipitation throughout the year. Its climate chart goes somewhat like this:

  • Spring (March to April): The temperature usually rises upto 15 degree Celsius during day hours. However, the nights are quite cold with temperature falling upto -10 degree Celsius. Hence, if you are visiting Almaty for the first time with family in this season, make sure you carry a few layered clothes to cover up yourself at night.
  • Summer (May to August): Summers are comparatively drier than other seasons, especially in the month of August. Such climate makes this season perfect for exploring the city. That’s why, this season is sometimes considered as the peak season for Almaty.  
  • Autumn (September to October): Like spring, autumn also comes in a short period. However, the later half of autumn becomes quite cold because of a fall in the temperature.
  • Winter (November to February): The temperature drops below 0 degree Celsius in this season. Thus, travel in this season only if you are able to bear severe winter.

Overall climate shows that summer is the best time to visit Almaty. But Spring can also be considered for those who doesn’t mind travelling in the off season.

Climate in Almaty

Know weather for your travel dates:

22-May-2018
Today 22 May

75

53

Partly cloudy until evening.

Wind:1.02 m/s

Humidity:43%

Precipitation:0.05%

  • Wed 23 May
    72 | 44

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Thu 24 May
    65 | 43

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Fri 25 May
    74 | 48

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sat 26 May
    81 | 57

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Sun 27 May
    80 | 51

    Light rain starting in the evening.

  • Mon 28 May
    73 | 57

    Mostly cloudy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Almaty

Average Temperature in Almaty by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 25℉

Minimum temperature: 5℉

Maximum temperature: 45℉

Feb

Average temperature: 28℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Mar

Average temperature: 38℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Apr

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

May

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jun

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Jul

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 55℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Aug

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Sep

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 50℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Nov

Average temperature: 39℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Dec

Average temperature: 31℉

Minimum temperature: 3℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Highest temperature in Almaty is recorded as 98.6℉ in June and July.

Lowest temperature in Almaty is recorded as 1.4℉ in February.

Average Humidity in Almaty by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 84%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Feb

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Mar

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 51%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Apr

Average Humidity: 67%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

May

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Jun

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Jul

Average Humidity: 42%

Minimum Humidity: 28%

Maximum Humidity: 67%

Aug

Average Humidity: 47%

Minimum Humidity: 35%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Sep

Average Humidity: 44%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Oct

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Nov

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Dec

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Most humid month in Almaty is January.

Least humid month in Almaty is July.

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