Kazakhstan weather

Read our complete guide to the weather in Kazakhstan.

Below are the temperatures expected today at popular destinations in Kazakhstan. Select a destination to compare today's forecast with average weather conditions.

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The weather guide for Kazakhstan (Astana) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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When is the best time to go to Kazakhstan?

The best time to go to Kazakhstan (Astana) is June and July based on the following average weather conditions.

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  • -12°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Kazakhstan (Astana)-12
  • -11°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Kazakhstan (Astana)-11
  • -4°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Kazakhstan (Astana)-4
  • 10°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Kazakhstan (Astana)10
  • 19°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Kazakhstan (Astana)19
  • 25°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Kazakhstan (Astana)25
  • 27°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Kazakhstan (Astana)27
  • 24°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Kazakhstan (Astana)24
  • 18°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Kazakhstan (Astana)18
  • 8°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Kazakhstan (Astana)8
  • -2°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Kazakhstan (Astana)-2
  • -9°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Kazakhstan (Astana)-9

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Kazakhstan weather overview

Kazakhstan is a large country in the driest part of the former Soviet Union and is a land of desert and plains. Summers can be extremely hot, although low humidity prevents conditions from becoming unbearable. Sunshine levels are high throughout the year, averaging 4 hours a day in the winter and 9 to 10 in the summer but winters are very cold unless you head for the shores of the Caspian Sea, where conditions are milder.

What to pack for Kazakhstan weather

Take light clothing in the summer and warm to heavy clothing for the winter months. Rainfall is generally low but can occur at any time of the year, so be prepared.

Which is the hottest month in Kazakhstan?

The hottest time of year in Astana, Kazakhstan is normally July. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 27°C with low heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Kazakhstan?

In terms of rainfall, July is usually the wettest month in Astana, Kazakhstan with 50mm on average. There are normally 10 days in July with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Kazakhstan?

The sunniest time of year in Astana, Kazakhstan is normally June with bright sunshine on average for 67% of daylight hours; that's 11 hours of sunshine per day.

What is the time difference between Kazakhstan and the UK?

The time difference between Kazakhstan and the UK is GMT+5 to GMT+6 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Kazakhstan?

The main languages spoken in Kazakhstan are Kazakh and Russian.

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What is the currency in Kazakhstan?

The currency in Kazakhstan is the Kazakhstani Tenge (KZT).

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Which plugs are used in Kazakhstan?

Kazakhstan uses electrical plug type C + F (220 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Kazakhstan?

They drive on the right side of the road in Kazakhstan.

Compare Kazakhstan weather with the USA

Below the Kazakhstan weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Kazakhstan (Astana) and the USA (Washington).

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