The best times to visit Rasht for ideal weather are
April 9th to May 27th
September 24th to November 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Rasht Travel Guide
Weather in Rasht
Average temperatures in Rasht vary somewhat and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 73 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Rasht, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid-August where highs are regularly around 90.3°F (32.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.5°F (21.9°C) at night.
Rasht Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Rasht 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.
Rasht Perceived Temperature (F)
Rasht Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Rasht 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)|
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 Rasht.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Rasht (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
Rasht has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is June (68.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (84.6%).
Wind in Rasht is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by January and February. March’s average wind speed of around 3.9 knots (4.5 MPH or 7.2 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 10.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Rasht.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||3.7||light air||8.8||a gentle breeze|
|Feb||3.7||light air||9||a gentle breeze|
|Mar||3.9||light air||9.8||a gentle breeze|
|Apr||3.7||light air||9.5||a gentle breeze|
|May||3.7||light air||9.5||a gentle breeze|
|Jun||3.6||light air||8.8||a gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.5||light air||8.1||a gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.2||light air||8.3||a gentle breeze|
|Sep||3||light air||8.5||a gentle breeze|
|Oct||2.8||light air||8.1||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||2.8||light air||8.2||a gentle breeze|
|Dec||3.1||light air||8.2||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Rasht?
As of 6/27/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Iran; 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.
Overall Rasht Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 55.7°F (13.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported 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 quite warm. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Rasht, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 59.6°F (15.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is too cold this time of year in Rasht to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58°F (14.4°C) and 49.8°F (9.9°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.