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What is the climate like in Mongolia?

The climate of Mongolia has an average yearly temperature of 9°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to -11°C and rise to 25°C.

Annually, about 288 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Mongolia. Additionally, about 35 cm of snow falls each year.

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

Temperature -11 to 25°C
Rain 288 mm
Snow 35 cm

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The temperature change was annoying, but the night sky was b... more

Yasmin

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Weather conditions made travel difficult. Make sure you have... more

Noud

The climate of Mongolia
  • Average yearly temperature: 9°C
  • Highest temperature: 25°C in July
  • Lowest temperature: -11°C in January
  • Rainfall: 288 mm per year, averaging 24 mm by month
  • Driest months: 1,9 mm in January, 2,9 mm in February and 3,6 mm in December
  • Wettest months: 78 mm in July, 73 mm in August and 53 mm in June
  • Snowfall: 35 cm per year

Climate table Mongolia

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

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) -11 -6 4 12 17 23 25 23 18 9 -2 -10
Nighttime temperature (°C) -23 -21 -10 -3 3 10 13 11 5 -4 -14 -22
Rainfall (mm) 1,9 2,9 4,6 11 19 53 78 73 28 5,2 7,4 3,6
Snowfall (cm) 1,1 2,9 4,0 5,4 3,2 0,6 0 0 1,3 4,4 7,8 3,9
UV Index 4 5 6 8 8 8 7 7 6 5 4 3
Best month No No No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes No No No

Temperature by month in Mongolia

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

Temperature by month in Mongolia

Rainfall by month in Mongolia

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Mongolia.

Rainfall by month in Mongolia

Snowfall by month in Mongolia

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

Snowfall by month in Mongolia

UV index by month in Mongolia

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

UV index by month in Mongolia

Yearly temperature in Mongolia

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

Yearly temperature in Mongolia

Yearly total rainfall in Mongolia

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Mongolia.

Rainfall per year in Mongolia

Yearly snowfall in Mongolia

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

Snowfall per year in Mongolia

Weather experiences in Mongolia

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

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Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

The temperature change was annoying, but the night sky was breathtaking. The evenings can be freezing, so dress warmly!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Weather conditions made travel difficult. Make sure you have appropriate winter clothing.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

The temperature regularly dropped below freezing and it was particularly gloomy. For those unaccustomed to such extreme cold, this could be quite difficult. It was hard to have fun outside.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Mongolia by month

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