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What is the climate like in Kyrgyzstan?

The climate of Kyrgyzstan has an average yearly temperature of 13°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to -4°C and rise to 26°C.

Annually, about 354 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Kyrgyzstan. Additionally, about 59 cm of snow falls each year.

The best time to visit Kyrgyzstan is May until September. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Kyrgyzstan.

Temperature -4 to 26°C
Rain 354 mm
Snow 59 cm

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The climate of Kyrgyzstan
  • Average yearly temperature: 13°C
  • Highest temperature: 26°C in July
  • Lowest temperature: -4°C in January
  • Precipitation: 354 mm per year, averaging 30 mm by month
  • Driest months: 11 mm in January, 16 mm in September and 19 mm in December
  • Wettest months: 58 mm in May, 45 mm in March and 36 mm in April
  • Snowfall: 59 cm per year

Climate table Kyrgyzstan

The climate table for Kyrgyzstan shows the average temperatures, precipitation, snowfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) -4 0 7 15 19 23 26 24 21 13 5 -2
Nighttime temperature (°C) -16 -12 -4 2 6 9 12 11 7 0 -6 -13
Precipitation (mm) 11 23 45 36 58 34 30 25 16 32 25 19
Snowfall (cm) 6,7 11 13 2,1 0,3 0 0 0 0 2,6 10 12
UV Index 5 6 7 8 9 9 9 9 8 6 5 4
Best month No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No

Temperature by month in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Kyrgyzstan

Temperature by month in Kyrgyzstan

Precipitation by month in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average monthly precipitation in millimeters in Kyrgyzstan.

Precipitation by month in Kyrgyzstan

Snowfall by month in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average snowfall in centimeters by month in Kyrgyzstan.

Snowfall by month in Kyrgyzstan

UV index by month in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Kyrgyzstan.

UV index by month in Kyrgyzstan

Yearly temperature in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Kyrgyzstan, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Kyrgyzstan

Yearly total precipitation in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average yearly precipitation in millimeters in Kyrgyzstan.

Precipitation per year in Kyrgyzstan

Yearly snowfall in Kyrgyzstan

This graph shows the average yearly snowfall in Kyrgyzstan, measured in centimeters.

Snowfall per year in Kyrgyzstan

Weather experiences in Kyrgyzstan

The weather in Kyrgyzstan is rated an average of 3,2 out of 5 stars by 9 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

The days were warm and the skies were clear and blue, perfect for outdoor activities. As the evenings were cooler, a light sweater came in handy. It rained sporadically.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

During the day it was cool with an average temperature of 10 degrees, but at night it could get quite cold. The sky was mostly clear, perfect for stargazing. It is wise to bring warm clothes!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Temperatures are high during the day, but cooler at night. Light rain, but mostly clear weather.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

There were beautiful sunny days, perfect for hiking, but we also had to deal with unexpected snow and rain. The bathrobe is warm but flexible!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

During the day there was mostly sunshine, not too warm. Evenings turned considerably colder. Rain was minimal, ideal for outdoor activities!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

It snowed and was constantly cold, making travel difficult at times. However, the breathtaking snowy landscapes are hard to resist. Stay warm!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

It was very cold during the day, but the nights were very cold. There was a lot of snow, which made for beautiful scenery but severely limited opportunities for active recreation.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

August in Kyrgyzstan was surprisingly pleasant. Despite the high temperature, the air was dry, which brought relief. Evenings were cool and comfortable. Rare rain showers brought welcome relief.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Cloudy weather sometimes hampered outdoor activities. However, the skies were clear and the snowy landscape was breathtaking. However, prepare for extreme winter climates.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Kyrgyzstan by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Kyrgyzstan and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Kyrgyzstan, you can view the average temperature, precipitation, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.