The best times to visit Chita for ideal weather are

May 28th to August 26th

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

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Weather in Chita

Temperature

Average temperatures in Chita vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 38th 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 Chita, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 82°F (27.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 53.3°F (11.8°C) at night.

Chita Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Chita Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Chita Perceived Temperature (F)

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Chita Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Chita 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 0.6 -12.5 -25.5
Feb 12.7 -1.7 -18.7
Mar 30.7 16.5 -1.3
Apr 50 36.8 20.4
May 63.5 50.1 33.8
Jun 76.7 63 47.2
Jul 80.7 67.1 52.5
Aug 75.2 61.7 48.2
Sep 62.6 48.1 33.5
Oct 44.7 31.4 17.5
Nov 21.7 9.9 -3.2
Dec 3.4 -8.2 -21.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -17.4 -24.7 -31.9
Feb -10.7 -18.7 -28.2
Mar -0.7 -8.6 -18.5
Apr 10 2.7 -6.4
May 17.5 10.1 1
Jun 24.8 17.2 8.4
Jul 27.1 19.5 11.4
Aug 24 16.5 9
Sep 17 8.9 0.8
Oct 7.1 -0.3 -8.1
Nov -5.7 -12.3 -19.6
Dec -15.9 -22.3 -29.5


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Chita are February, March, and then January. 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 mid June with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.

When can you find snow in Chita? Weather stations report large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Chita is often around around December 17th 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.

Chanceof Precipitation

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

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 1% 3.7 0.1
Feb 0% 3.5 0.1
Mar 0% 2.2 0.1
Apr 3% 1.3 0.3
May 12% 1.4 1.3
Jun 20% 0 2.3
Jul 21% 0 3
Aug 22% 0 3.3
Sep 13% 1.5 1.4
Oct 4% 1.4 0.4
Nov 2% 1.5 0.2
Dec 2% 2.6 0.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 1 9.4 0.3
Feb 0 8.9 0.3
Mar 0 5.6 0.3
Apr 3 3.3 0.8
May 12 3.6 3.3
Jun 20 0 5.8
Jul 21 0 7.6
Aug 22 0 8.4
Sep 13 3.8 3.6
Oct 4 3.6 1
Nov 2 3.8 0.5
Dec 2 6.6 0.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Chita has some comfortably humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is April (27.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (58.5%).

Wind in Chita is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 7.2 knots (8.3 MPH or 13.4 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 mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 17.1 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 2.7 Barely noticeable 7.7 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.1 Light breeze 10.6 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 12.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 7 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
May 7.2 Gentle breeze 15.8 Gentle breeze
Jun 5.4 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Jul 4.6 Light breeze 11.9 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.6 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Sep 5.3 Light breeze 11.8 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.1 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 2.9 Barely noticeable 8.1 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.9%
Feb 46.2%
Mar 35.2%
Apr 27.6%
May 31.3%
Jun 43.6%
Jul 51%
Aug 56.4%
Sep 47%
Oct 46%
Nov 56.7%
Dec 58.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Chita?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Jan 18, 2018 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


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Chita, Russia is October, followed by August and May. 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 Chita in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 42.4 in February means 42.4% of the tourists vs. October.


Overall Chita Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 69.7°F (20.9°C) and 21.4°F (-5.9°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 4 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 6 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Chita, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 68.3°F (20.2°C) and 12.6°F (-10.8°C), which will feel very chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 4 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 Chita to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 21.4°F (-5.9°C) and -3.5°F (-19.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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