Almaty weather in March (Kazakhstan)

People don't tend to visit Almaty in March since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Almaty in March lies at 3.2°C (37.76°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around -7.4°C (18.68°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

March is a dry month with an average of 28mm (1.1 inches) of rain. There are generally around 10 snowy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 149 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Almaty, monthly averages in March

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Min Temperature -7 °C  
Max Temperature 3 °C  
Chance of Rain 35%  
Precipitation 27mm  
Rainy days 11 days  
Humidity 71% *  
Sunshine 149 hrs *  

Where to stay in Almaty

Where to go in Kazakhstan in March

Find out more about the weather in Kazakhstan in March and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in March? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in March.

Outdoor sports

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