The best times to visit Ulan-Ude for ideal weather are
June 18th to September 2nd
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Ulan-Ude Travel Guide
Weather in Ulan-Ude
Average temperatures in Ulan-Ude vary an incredible amount and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 83 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 Ulan-Ude, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 70.4°F (21.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 57°F (13.9°C) at night.
Ulan-Ude Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Ulan-Ude 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.
Ulan-Ude Perceived Temperature (F)
Ulan-Ude Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Ulan-Ude 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 Ulan-Ude.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ulan-Ude (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
Ulan-Ude has slightly low to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is April (46.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (64.2%).
Wind in Ulan-Ude is usually moderate. The windiest month is November, followed by December and October. November’s average wind speed of around 7 knots (8.1 MPH or 13 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 13.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Ulan-Ude.
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||5||a light breeze||8.1||a gentle breeze|
|Feb||4.5||a light breeze||7.8||a gentle breeze|
|Mar||4.5||a light breeze||8.5||a gentle breeze|
|Apr||4.9||a light breeze||9.3||a gentle breeze|
|May||4.7||a light breeze||8.8||a gentle breeze|
|Jun||3.6||light air||6.5||a light breeze|
|Jul||3.6||light air||6.4||a gentle breeze|
|Aug||3.9||light air||6.3||a light breeze|
|Sep||5.3||a light breeze||9||a gentle breeze|
|Oct||6.1||a light breeze||10.2||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||7||a gentle breeze||11.6||a gentle breeze|
|Dec||6.9||a light breeze||11.2||a moderate breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Ulan-Ude?
As of 5/8/2017 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.
Overall Ulan-Ude Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very cold. Highs range from 55.2°F (12.9°C) and 14°F (-10°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 slightly cold weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Ulan-Ude, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 61.5°F (16.4°C) and 21.9°F (-5.6°C), which will feel very chilly 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 far too cold this time of year in Ulan-Ude to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 21.8°F (-5.7°C) and 3.2°F (-16°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.