Kars
weather, climate and best time to visit



Best time to visit Kars

The best time to visit Kars in Turkey is from June through September. In this period you have a pleasant temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Kars is 77°F in August and the lowest is 26°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Kars, the monthly temperatures or the highest rainfall. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Kars by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 26 29 36 50 60 68 76 77 69 56 41 30
Precipitation (inch) 4 4 5 5 10 6 6 4 3 7 2 4



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Kars weather

The weather for Kars over the next 14 days will be 79°F till 95° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

5-day weather forecast Kars

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Thursday
11 august
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82°F
55°F
0 in
0%
4 Bft
ENE
9
Friday
12 august
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82°F
57°F
0 in
0%
5 Bft
ENE
9
Saturday
13 august
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84°F
61°F
0 in
0%
5 Bft
ENE
9
Sunday
14 august
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90°F
55°F
0 in
0%
3 Bft
ENE
9
Monday
15 august
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93°F
57°F
0 in
0%
2 Bft
NE
9

View the 14 day weather forecast for Kars


Climate Kars

Kars has a continental climate. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Kars is 22° degrees and there is about 59 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 270 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 3.

Kars

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 26 29 36 50 60 68 76 77 69 56 41 30
Night temp. (°F) 11 12 21 32 40 45 52 53 47 39 29 17
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 4 4 5 5 10 6 6 4 3 7 2 4
Days with rain 3 2 4 7 12 8 8 5 5 7 3 2
Days with snow 8 6 5 2 - - - - - 1 3 6
Dry days 20 20 22 21 19 22 23 26 25 23 24 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 8 11 12 12 12 12 12 7 7 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 1 1 2 3 4 5 5 5 4 2 2 2

Kars weather by month

What is the average Kars weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Kars?

Kars is located in Turkey. It lies in a straight line 5,573 miles from New York.

The coordinates of Kars are:

  • Latitude: 40.59825
  • Longitude: 43.085477

The GPS coordinates are 40° 35' N, 43° 5' E

How long is the flight to Kars?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Kars is approximately 14 h. 30 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Kars?

These are the airports closests to Kars:

  • Kars Airport (3 mi) in Kars
  • Gyumri Shirak Airport (42 mi)
  • Iğdır Airport (60 mi) in Iğdır

How many inhabitants does Kars have?

Kars has 77,486 inhabitants.

How big is Kars?

The surface area of Kars is 34 mi².

What is the currency of Kars?

In Kars, the Turkish lira (TRY) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 11 August 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 7.56 Turkish lira
  • 1 Turkish lira = 0.13 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 756.04 Turkish lira
  • 100 Turkish lira = 13.23 US dollar

What is the area code of Kars?

The area code to call Kars is +90.