The best times to visit Kurgan 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.

 

 


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Weather in Kurgan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Kurgan 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 Kurgan, 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 81.1°F (27.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.8°F (13.2°C) at night.

Kurgan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Kurgan 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.

Kurgan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Kurgan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Kurgan 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 8.7 2.1 -6
Feb 13.2 4.6 -5.3
Mar 30.5 22.3 12.7
Apr 53.1 43 31.8
May 67 56.1 41.8
Jun 76.4 65.4 51.5
Jul 78.5 67.8 55.6
Aug 75.7 64.6 52.8
Sep 62.4 52.6 42.1
Oct 47.1 39.2 30.9
Nov 30 24.5 17.5
Dec 14.4 8.5 1.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -12.9 -16.6 -21.1
Feb -10.4 -15.2 -20.7
Mar -0.8 -5.4 -10.7
Apr 11.7 6.1 -0.1
May 19.4 13.4 5.4
Jun 24.7 18.6 10.8
Jul 25.8 19.9 13.1
Aug 24.3 18.1 11.6
Sep 16.9 11.4 5.6
Oct 8.4 4 -0.6
Nov -1.1 -4.2 -8.1
Dec -9.8 -13.1 -17.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kurgan are February, June, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid February. For example, on the week of February 12th 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 1 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

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

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kurgan (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 4% 11.3 0.4
Feb 2% 14.5 0.2
Mar 5% 13.6 0.4
Apr 4% 10.9 0.8
May 3% 0 0.4
Jun 3% 0 0.3
Jul 9% 0 1.2
Aug 6% 0 0.7
Sep 5% 0 0.4
Oct 9% 1.3 0.9
Nov 13% 4.8 1
Dec 5% 8.5 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 4 28.7 1
Feb 2 36.8 0.5
Mar 5 34.5 1
Apr 4 27.7 2
May 3 0 1
Jun 3 0 0.8
Jul 9 0 3
Aug 6 0 1.8
Sep 5 0 1
Oct 9 3.3 2.3
Nov 13 12.2 2.5
Dec 5 21.6 1.3

 

Humidity and Wind

Kurgan has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is May (41.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (74.2%).

Wind in Kurgan is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 8.4 knots (9.7 MPH or 15.5 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 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 6.5 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Feb 7 Gentle breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
Mar 7.9 Gentle breeze 11.8 Gentle breeze
Apr 8.4 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
May 8.1 Gentle breeze 13.6 Gentle breeze
Jun 7.1 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
Jul 6.8 Light breeze 11.5 Gentle breeze
Aug 6.6 Light breeze 11.1 Significant breeze
Sep 6.7 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 6.7 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 7.4 Gentle breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.7 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 68.9%
Feb 65.6%
Mar 65.6%
Apr 47.8%
May 41.5%
Jun 47.4%
Jul 55.1%
Aug 58.3%
Sep 60.3%
Oct 65.3%
Nov 74.2%
Dec 71.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Kurgan?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Kurgan, Russia 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 Kurgan 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 27.6 in February means 27.6% of the tourists vs. October.

 

 

Overall Kurgan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 71.5°F (21.9°C) and 22.2°F (-5.4°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is 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 moderate precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Kurgan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 68.1°F (20.1°C) and 24.1°F (-4.4°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 4 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 Kurgan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 22.2°F (-5.4°C) and 4.9°F (-15.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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