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.
Chita Travel Guide
Weather in Chita
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)
Chita Temperatures (Celsius)
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)
Chita Perceived Temperature (C)
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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
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.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Chita.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Chita (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
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.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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|
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
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.