The best times to visit Balakovo for ideal weather are

May 14th to August 5th

or

August 20th to September 9th

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

 


Balakovo Travel Guide

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Balakovo

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Balakovo vary an incredible amount and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 72 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Balakovo, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early-to-mid-July where highs are regularly around 84°F (28.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 54.7°F (12.6°C) at night.

    Balakovo Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Balakovo Temperatures (Celsius)

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    Low

    “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.

    Balakovo Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Balakovo Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Balakovo 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 20 13.3 4.9
    Feb 24.6 16.4 7.1
    Mar 34.3 25.9 15.7
    Apr 56.8 45.6 33.1
    May 74.2 61.9 46
    Jun 77.3 66.4 52.3
    Jul 81 68.7 53.6
    Aug 79.5 68.2 55.6
    Sep 64.2 53.5 42.7
    Oct 47.7 41.2 33.7
    Nov 37 32.3 26.4
    Dec 27.6 22.5 15.8

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan -6.7 -10.4 -15.1
    Feb -4.1 -8.7 -13.8
    Mar 1.3 -3.4 -9.1
    Apr 13.8 7.6 0.6
    May 23.4 16.6 7.8
    Jun 25.2 19.1 11.3
    Jul 27.2 20.4 12
    Aug 26.4 20.1 13.1
    Sep 17.9 11.9 5.9
    Oct 8.7 5.1 0.9
    Nov 2.8 0.2 -3.1
    Dec -2.4 -5.3 -9

     
    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 Balakovo.

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    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 38.6 6.4 0.03
    Feb 30 9.2 0.02
    Mar 17.1 8.4 0.01
    Apr 25.7 5 0.03
    May 14.3 0 0.03
    Jun 30 0 0.04
    Jul 17.1 0 0.04
    Aug 22.9 0 0.07
    Sep 27.1 0 0.05
    Oct 45.7 0.6 0.05
    Nov 40 2.8 0.05
    Dec 51.4 1.8 0.04

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 38.6 16.3 0.08
    Feb 30 23.4 0.05
    Mar 17.1 21.3 0.03
    Apr 25.7 12.7 0.08
    May 14.3 0 0.08
    Jun 30 0 0.1
    Jul 17.1 0 0.1
    Aug 22.9 0 0.18
    Sep 27.1 0 0.13
    Oct 45.7 1.5 0.13
    Nov 40 7.1 0.13
    Dec 51.4 4.6 0.1
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    Humidity and Wind

    Balakovo has slightly low to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is May (41.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (77.2%).

    Wind in Balakovo is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and December. March’s average wind speed of around 4.9 knots (5.6 MPH or 9.1 KPH) is considered “light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late March where average top sustained speeds reach 10.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 3.9 light air 6.3 a light breeze
    Feb 4.1 a light breeze 6.6 a light breeze
    Mar 4.9 a light breeze 8 a light breeze
    Apr 4.8 a light breeze 8.7 a gentle breeze
    May 4.2 a light breeze 7.8 a light breeze
    Jun 4.2 a light breeze 7.8 a gentle breeze
    Jul 3.8 light air 7.1 a light breeze
    Aug 3.6 light air 7 a gentle breeze
    Sep 3.5 light air 7.2 a light breeze
    Oct 4.3 a light breeze 7.6 a gentle breeze
    Nov 4.1 a light breeze 6.9 a light breeze
    Dec 4.3 a light breeze 7 a gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 72.9
    Feb 68.8
    Mar 62.8
    Apr 51.9
    May 41.9
    Jun 51.2
    Jul 48
    Aug 55.6
    Sep 67.1
    Oct 67.5
    Nov 77.2
    Dec 75.8

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Balakovo?

    As of 5/8/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Russia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
     

    Overall Balakovo Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 78.6°F (25.9°C) and 26.4°F (-3.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Balakovo, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 68.1°F (20.1°C) and 29.9°F (-1.2°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is far too cold this time of year in Balakovo to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 32.4°F (0.2°C) and 9°F (-12.8°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.