Weather in April in Kazakhstan

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in April in Kazakhstan. Is this month a good time to go to Kazakhstan? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Kazakhstan in April?

The weather in Kazakhstan in April ranges from unpleasant to perfect depending on the destination.

April has maximum daytime temperatures ranging from cold in Semipalatinsk with 10°C (50°F) to moderate temperatures in Kyzylorda with 21°C (70°F). Nighttime temperatures generally drop to 7°C (45°F) in Kyzylorda and -2°C (28°F) in Semipalatinsk.

Precipitation ranges from low in Balchasj with 11mm (0.4inch) rainfall to high in Alma Ata with 115mm (4.5inch) rainfall. April can be the wettest month of the year. In general it is also a sunny month with an average of 194 hours of sunshine in Almaty during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Kazakhstan.

Where to go in Kazakhstan in April

Find the average weather conditions in April for the most popular destinations in Kazakhstan on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Kazakhstan

What is the weather like in April for the 5 most popular destinations in Kazakhstan?

Average weather in Almaty

In April Almaty generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 18°C (64°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 7°C (45°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Almaty
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
10°C / 50°F 
-0°C / 31°F 
149 hours 
64mm / 2.5inch 
11 days 
poor 
18°C / 64°F 
7°C / 45°F 
194 hours 
115mm / 4.5inch 
12 days 
May   >> May
>>  
23°C / 73°F 
12°C / 53°F 
241 hours 
99mm / 3.9inch 
11 days 
Climate in Almaty

Average weather in Nur-Sultan

In April Nur-Sultan generally has cold temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 11°C (52°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 0°C (32°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Nur-Sultan
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
-2°C / 28°F 
-11°C / 12°F 
192 hours 
18mm / 0.7inch 
19 days 
poor 
11°C / 52°F 
0°C / 32°F 
240 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
15 days 
May   >> May
>>  
20°C / 68°F 
8°C / 46°F 
301 hours 
35mm / 1.4inch 
15 days 
Climate in Nur-Sultan

Average weather in Karaganda

In April Karaganda generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 12°C (54°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 0°C (32°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Karaganda
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
-1°C / 30°F 
-10°C / 14°F 
190 hours 
22mm / 0.9inch 
17 days 
poor 
12°C / 54°F 
0°C / 32°F 
232 hours 
26mm / 1inch 
14 days 
May   >> May
>>  
20°C / 68°F 
7°C / 45°F 
300 hours 
42mm / 1.7inch 
14 days 
Climate in Karaganda

Average weather in Atyraū

In April Atyraū generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 17°C (63°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 6°C (43°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Atyraū
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
6°C / 43°F 
-3°C / 27°F 
170 hours 
15mm / 0.6inch 
10 days 
17°C / 63°F 
6°C / 43°F 
245 hours 
16mm / 0.6inch 
8 days 
May   >> May
>>  
24°C / 75°F 
13°C / 55°F 
312 hours 
23mm / 0.9inch 
9 days 
Climate in Atyraū

Average weather in Aktobe

In April Aktobe generally has moderate temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 14°C (58°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 2°C (36°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Aktobe
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
1°C / 33°F 
-9°C / 16°F 
175 hours 
33mm / 1.3inch 
poor 
14°C / 58°F 
2°C / 36°F 
236 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
May   >> May
>>  
23°C / 73°F 
9°C / 47°F 
313 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
Climate in Aktobe

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Is April the best time to go to Kazakhstan?

In our opinion April is not the best time to visit Kazakhstan with commonly unpleasant weather in Almaty.

On average the best time to visit Kazakhstan is in May, June, August and September with generally perfect weather in Almaty. The worst months are January, February, March, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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