Best time to visit, weather and climate Mongolia

Best time to visit Mongolia

The best time to visit Mongolia is from june until august, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Mongolia is 22°C in july and the lowest is -17°C in january.

The average climate figure for Mongolia is an 6,4. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Mongolia has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Mongolia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Mongolia per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
-17°C -14°C -5°C 6°C 14°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 13°C 4°C -8°C -15°C
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Climate Mongolia

Mongolia has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Mongolia is 3° degrees and there is about 149 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 243 days a year with an average humidity of 66% and an UV-index of 3.


Climate Mongolia

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day -17°C -14°C -5°C 6°C 14°C 19°C 22°C 20°C 13°C 4°C -8°C -15°C
Night -27°C -26°C -16°C -4°C 3°C 10°C 12°C 10°C 3°C -4°C -16°C -24°C
Precip 1
mm
2
mm
6
mm
9
mm
15
mm
28
mm
33
mm
30
mm
14
mm
7
mm
4
mm
2
mm
Rain
days
2 3 6 6 6 12 14 12 7 4 3 3
Snow
days
7 7 8 6 3 0 0 0 2 6 8 8
Dry
days
22 18 17 18 22 18 17 19 21 21 19 20
Sun hours
per day
6 7 8 10 11 12 12 11 9 8 6 6
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 3 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 5 5 4 2 2 2 2
 


Climate Mongolia january

On average, it is maximum -17° in january in Mongolia and at least around -27° degrees. In january there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 1 mm. The it will be dry 22 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 7 days in january.

Climate Mongolia february

On average, it is maximum -14° in february in Mongolia and at least around -26° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 7 days in february.

Climate Mongolia march

On average, it is maximum -5° in march in Mongolia and at least around -16° degrees. In march there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm. The it will be dry 17 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 8 days in march.

Climate Mongolia april

On average, it is maximum 6° in april in Mongolia and at least around -4° degrees. In april there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 6 days in april.

Climate Mongolia may

On average, it is maximum 14° in may in Mongolia and at least around 3° degrees. In may there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm. The it will be dry 22 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 3 days in may.

Climate Mongolia june

On average, it is maximum 19° in june in Mongolia and at least around 10° degrees. In june there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Mongolia.

Climate Mongolia july

On average, it is maximum 22° in july in Mongolia and at least around 12° degrees. In july there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Mongolia.

Climate Mongolia august

On average, it is maximum 20° in august in Mongolia and at least around 10° degrees. In august there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 30 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Mongolia.

Climate Mongolia september

On average, it is maximum 13° in september in Mongolia and at least around 3° degrees. In september there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm. The it will be dry 21 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 2 days in september.

Climate Mongolia october

On average, it is maximum 4° in october in Mongolia and at least around -4° degrees. In october there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm. The it will be dry 21 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 6 days in october.

Climate Mongolia november

On average, it is maximum -8° in november in Mongolia and at least around -16° degrees. In november there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 8 days in november.

Climate Mongolia december

On average, it is maximum -15° in december in Mongolia and at least around -24° degrees. In december there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 2 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Mongolia and on average, it snows 8 days in december.

14 day weather forecast Mongolia

The weather for Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia will be 20° till 18° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Mongolia is based on the weather in Ulaanbaatar.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
10 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 17°C 7°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 6
Tu
11 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 20°C 7°C 2.9 mm 75% 1m/s 8
We
12 Aug
Regen 20°C 11°C 7.6 mm 90% 2m/s 3
Th
13 Aug
Bewolkt 20°C 10°C 2.0 mm 40% 3m/s 6
Fr
14 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 22°C 10°C 0.7 mm 20% 2m/s 8
Sa
15 Aug
Onweer met regen 24°C 11°C 14 mm 80% 2m/s 3
Su
16 Aug
Onweer met zware regen 21°C 11°C 17 mm 85% 3m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Mo
17 Aug
Lichte Regen 14°C 10°C 13 mm 95% 2m/s 2
Tu
18 Aug
Regen 16°C 9°C 8.1 mm 90% 1m/s 2
We
19 Aug
Zware Regen 21°C 9°C 22 mm 90% 3m/s 4
Th
20 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 23°C 11°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 7
Fr
21 Aug
Bewolkt 19°C 9°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 2
Sa
22 Aug
Lichte Regen 14°C 7°C 11 mm 90% 5m/s 4
Su
23 Aug
Enkele wolken 18°C 7°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 6

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Hotels and apartments in Mongolia

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Flight tickets to Mongolia

Mongolia has 2 airports which you can fly to:

  • Mörön Airport
    Mörön
  • Bulgan Airport
    Bulgan

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About Mongolia

Mongolia is in the continental part Asia and the capital is Ulaanbaatar. The total surface is 1.565.000 km² and the population consists of 3.219.100 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 6x bigger than United States. If you want to call Mongolia you have to use +976 or 00976 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +9765012457809 or 009765012457809.

Mongolia is in a straight line at 6.902 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hours35.

Currency Mongolia

In Mongolia the Mongolian tögrög is used to pay.

Exchange rate Mongolian tögrög (MNT) 10 august 2020

1 Mongolian tögrög = 0,00 United States dollar
100 Mongolian tögrög = 0,04 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 2.846,69 Mongolian tögrög
100 United States dollar = 284.669,29 Mongolian tögrög

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Mongolia

In Mongolia it is now 19:52 o’clock in the evening on monday 10 august 2020. That is 12 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Mongolia is Asia/Ulaanbaatar and the Greenwich time is UTC+08.

Vaccinations Mongolia

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Mongolia.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Hepatitis B
  • Meningitis of Meningokokkenziekte
  • Rabiës
  • Tekenencefalitis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)