The best times to visit Atyrau for ideal weather are

April 23rd to June 17th


August 20th to October 7th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Atyrau Travel Info

Weather in Atyrau


Average temperatures in Atyrau vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 48th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Atyrau, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 95.8°F (35.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 70.7°F (21.5°C) at night.

Atyrau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Atyrau Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Atyrau Perceived Temperature (F)


Atyrau Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Atyrau Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 24.6 18.5 12.4
Feb 25.9 18.9 12
Mar 44.3 35.9 28
Apr 63.1 53.4 43.7
May 79.7 69.4 58.2
Jun 90.1 79.1 67.4
Jul 93.7 82.4 70.4
Aug 91.6 80 68.1
Sep 77.1 66.4 55.8
Oct 59.9 50.2 40.7
Nov 42.5 36.1 30.1
Dec 30.3 25.5 20.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -4.1 -7.5 -10.9
Feb -3.4 -7.3 -11.1
Mar 6.8 2.2 -2.2
Apr 17.3 11.9 6.5
May 26.5 20.8 14.6
Jun 32.3 26.2 19.7
Jul 34.3 28 21.3
Aug 33.1 26.7 20.1
Sep 25.1 19.1 13.2
Oct 15.5 10.1 4.8
Nov 5.8 2.3 -1.1
Dec -0.9 -3.6 -6.5



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Atyrau are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late November to early December with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of November 26th.

When can you find snow in Atyrau? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Atyrau is often around around March 12th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Atyrau.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Atyrau (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 2.7 0
Feb 0% 4.8 0
Mar 0% 2.8 0
Apr 0% 0 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 0% 0 0
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 2.3 0
Dec 1% 1.6 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 6.9 0
Feb 0 12.2 0
Mar 0 7.1 0
Apr 0 0 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 0 0 0
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 5.8 0
Dec 1 4.1 0.3


Humidity and Wind

Atyrau has some very humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (26.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (72.8%).

Wind in Atyrau is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 8 knots (9.2 MPH or 14.7 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Atyrau.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7.1 Gentle breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Feb 7.9 Gentle breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Mar 8 Gentle breeze 11.8 Gentle breeze
Apr 7.6 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
May 7.5 Gentle breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Jun 6.8 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
Jul 5.9 Light breeze 10.2 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.7 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.3 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.9 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.1 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 7.4 Gentle breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 71.5%
Feb 69.2%
Mar 61.2%
Apr 42.8%
May 34.1%
Jun 26.8%
Jul 27.4%
Aug 28.2%
Sep 34.5%
Oct 47.7%
Nov 67.9%
Dec 72.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Atyrau?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Kazakhstan; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Atyrau, Kazakhstan is June, followed by May and July. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Atyrau in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 41 in November means 41% of the tourists vs. June.



Overall Atyrau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 85.3°F (29.6°C) and 32.9°F (0.5°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Atyrau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84°F (28.9°C) and 38.6°F (3.7°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Atyrau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 34°F (1.1°C) and 21.3°F (-5.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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