The best times to visit Kazan for ideal weather are

May 7th 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.

 


Weather in Kazan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Kazan 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 50th 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 Kazan, 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 80.1°F (26.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 60.1°F (15.6°C) at night.

Kazan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Kazan 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.

Kazan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Kazan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Kazan 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 17.1 11.5 4.9
Feb 17.8 10.7 2.8
Mar 32.1 24.5 16.8
Apr 50.4 41.8 33.4
May 68.7 59.3 48
Jun 74.8 65.7 54.9
Jul 78.9 69.5 59.1
Aug 76.3 66.8 56.7
Sep 62.8 54.8 46.5
Oct 46.5 40.9 35
Nov 33.6 29.8 25.3
Dec 22.7 17.7 11.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -8.3 -11.4 -15.1
Feb -7.9 -11.8 -16.2
Mar 0.1 -4.2 -8.4
Apr 10.2 5.4 0.8
May 20.4 15.2 8.9
Jun 23.8 18.7 12.7
Jul 26.1 20.8 15.1
Aug 24.6 19.3 13.7
Sep 17.1 12.7 8.1
Oct 8.1 4.9 1.7
Nov 0.9 -1.2 -3.7
Dec -5.2 -7.9 -11.3


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kazan are May, August, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid February. For example, on the week of February 19th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Kazan? Weather stations report very large amounts of snow likely to be deepest around February, especially close to mid February. The best time to ski (if at all) in Kazan 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.

Chanceof Precipitation

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

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kazan (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 10% 15.4 0.9
Feb 7% 18.5 0.5
Mar 5% 15.9 0.7
Apr 7% 8.8 0.6
May 4% 0 0.3
Jun 6% 0 1.1
Jul 4% 0 0.6
Aug 4% 0 0.6
Sep 8% 0 0.7
Oct 10% 1.2 1
Nov 15% 2.2 1.3
Dec 16% 5.9 1.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 39.1 2.3
Feb 7 47 1.3
Mar 5 40.4 1.8
Apr 7 22.4 1.5
May 4 0 0.8
Jun 6 0 2.8
Jul 4 0 1.5
Aug 4 0 1.5
Sep 8 0 1.8
Oct 10 3 2.5
Nov 15 5.6 3.3
Dec 16 15 4.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Kazan has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (44.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (82.7%).

Wind in Kazan is usually moderate. The windiest month is November, followed by December and October. November’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.4 MPH or 16.8 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 late April where average top sustained speeds reach 16.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 8.4 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Feb 8.6 Gentle breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 8.5 Gentle breeze 14.1 Significant breeze
Apr 8.4 Gentle breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
May 8.3 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Jun 7.8 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Jul 6.8 Light breeze 13 Significant breeze
Aug 7.3 Gentle breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Sep 7.2 Gentle breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Oct 8.7 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
Nov 9.1 Gentle breeze 14.6 Significant breeze
Dec 9 Gentle breeze 14.3 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 79%
Feb 73.3%
Mar 73%
Apr 56.5%
May 44.9%
Jun 52.4%
Jul 55.3%
Aug 57.2%
Sep 68.7%
Oct 73.7%
Nov 82.7%
Dec 82.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Kazan?

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 Kazan, Russia is May, followed by March and February. 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 Kazan in December. 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 67.4 in December means 67.4% of the tourists vs. May.


Overall Kazan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 74.7°F (23.7°C) and 24.8°F (-4°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 least precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Kazan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 67.4°F (19.7°C) and 28.3°F (-2.1°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Kazan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 28°F (-2.2°C) and 12°F (-11.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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