Ulaanbaatar weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ulaanbaatar

The best time to visit in Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia is from June until August, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ulaanbaatar is 22°C in July and the lowest is -17°C in January.

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

Average weather Ulaanbaatar by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -17 -14 -5 6 14 19 22 20 13 4 -8 -15
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 6 9 15 28 33 30 14 7 4 2

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14 day weather forecast Ulaanbaatar

The weather for in Ulaanbaatar will be 16° till -1° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 cm 0.1 mm 10% 2 m/s 5
Thursday 23 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Friday 24 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 cm 0.2 mm 15% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 25 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
-1°
0 cm 9.5 mm 90% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 26 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Monday 27 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Tuesday 28 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Thursday 30 Sep Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0.1 cm 0.3 mm 30% 5 m/s 3
Friday 1 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 2 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 3 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
2.8 cm 2.4 mm 90% 2 m/s 1
Monday 4 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-7°
2.5 cm 2.2 mm 90% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 5 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
-8°
0.2 cm 0.2 mm 40% 3 m/s 2

Climate Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Ulaanbaatar 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 table of Ulaanbaatar

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -17 -14 -5 6 14 19 22 20 13 4 -8 -15
Night temp. (°C) -27 -26 -16 -4 3 10 12 10 3 -4 -16 -24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 1 2 6 9 15 28 33 30 14 7 4 2
Days with rain 2 3 6 6 6 12 14 12 7 4 3 3
Days with snow 7 7 8 6 3 - - - 2 6 8 8
Dry days 22 18 17 18 22 18 17 19 21 21 19 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 7 8 10 11 12 12 11 9 8 6 6
Wind force (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

Ulaanbaatar weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Ulaanbaatar? 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 Ulaanbaatar?

Ulaanbaatar is located in Mongolia. It lies in a straight line at 3,924 km from Manila.

The coordinates of Ulaanbaatar are:

  • Latitude: 47.916667
  • Longitude: 106.916667

The GPS coordinates are 47° 55' N, 106° 55' E

How long is the flight to Ulaanbaatar?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Ulaanbaatar is approximately 6 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Ulaanbaatar?

These are the airports closests to Ulaanbaatar:

  • Bulgan Airport (275 km) – Bulgan

How many inhabitants are there in Ulaanbaatar?

Ulaanbaatar has approximately 885,000 inhabitants.

How big is Ulaanbaatar?

The area of Ulaanbaatar is around 292 km².

What is the currency of Ulaanbaatar?

In Ulaanbaatar the Mongolian tögrög (MNT) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Mongolian tögrög = 58.89 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 0.017 Mongolian tögrög
  • 10 Mongolian tögrög = 588.87 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 0.17 Mongolian tögrög
  • 100 Mongolian tögrög = 5,888.71 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 1.70 Mongolian tögrög

What is the area code of Ulaanbaatar?

The area code to call Ulaanbaatar is +976.