The best times to visit Karagandy for ideal weather are

May 21st 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.



Other Karagandy Travel Info

Weather in Karagandy


Average temperatures in Karagandy vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 47th 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 Karagandy, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 82.5°F (28.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 50.6°F (10.3°C) at night.

Karagandy Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Karagandy 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.

Karagandy Perceived Temperature (F)


Karagandy Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Karagandy 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 13.9 3.4 -7.8
Feb 14.7 3.2 -9.3
Mar 32.2 22.1 10.5
Apr 56.9 44 29.6
May 69.3 55.6 38.5
Jun 78.6 65.1 47.9
Jul 79.5 66.5 51.5
Aug 78.8 64 46
Sep 66.5 51.7 34.3
Oct 52 39.2 25.8
Nov 32.2 23.1 12.9
Dec 18.2 8.6 -2.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -10.1 -15.9 -22.1
Feb -9.6 -16 -22.9
Mar 0.1 -5.5 -11.9
Apr 13.8 6.7 -1.3
May 20.7 13.1 3.6
Jun 25.9 18.4 8.8
Jul 26.4 19.2 10.8
Aug 26 17.8 7.8
Sep 19.2 10.9 1.3
Oct 11.1 4 -3.4
Nov 0.1 -4.9 -10.6
Dec -7.7 -13 -19.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Karagandy 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 mid July with an average of 0 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Karagandy? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to late February and early March. The best time to ski (if at all) in Karagandy is often around around February 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 Karagandy.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Karagandy (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% 11.6 0
Feb 0% 13.3 0
Mar 0% 11.9 0
Apr 0% 6.1 0
May 0% 0 0
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 1% 0 0.3
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 0% 0 0
Oct 0% 2.6 0
Nov 0% 3.6 0
Dec 0% 6.7 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 29.5 0
Feb 0 33.8 0
Mar 0 30.2 0
Apr 0 15.5 0
May 0 0 0
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 1 0 0.8
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 0 0 0
Oct 0 6.6 0
Nov 0 9.1 0
Dec 0 17 0


Humidity and Wind

Karagandy has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is June (41.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is March (73.9%).

Wind in Karagandy is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by December and January. March’s average wind speed of around 10.3 knots (11.8 MPH or 19 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 to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 20.2 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 9 Gentle breeze 16 Significant breeze
Feb 8.9 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
Mar 10.3 Gentle breeze 17.9 Significant breeze
Apr 8.5 Gentle breeze 15.4 Significant breeze
May 8.7 Gentle breeze 16.4 Significant breeze
Jun 7.3 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Jul 7.3 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Aug 6.9 Light breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Sep 7 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Oct 7.8 Gentle breeze 14 Significant breeze
Nov 8.9 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Dec 9.1 Gentle breeze 15.8 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 68.9%
Feb 70.2%
Mar 73.9%
Apr 50.9%
May 42.2%
Jun 41.6%
Jul 48.7%
Aug 41.6%
Sep 43.1%
Oct 55.7%
Nov 72.8%
Dec 71%


Is it Safe to Travel to Karagandy?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Nov 14, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Karagandy, Kazakhstan is October, followed by June and August. 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 Karagandy 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

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 27.6 in February means 27.6% of the tourists vs. October.



Overall Karagandy Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.6°F (23.7°C) and 20°F (-6.7°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow 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. These months see the most precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Karagandy, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 72°F (22.2°C) and 26.4°F (-3.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a trivial amount: approximately 0 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Karagandy to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 22.8°F (-5.1°C) and 12.4°F (-10.9°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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