Weather in August in Mongolia

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in August in Mongolia. Is this month a good time to go to Mongolia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Mongolia in August?

The weather conditions in Mongolia in August are generally perfect. It is a summer month.

During August in Mongolia, the average temperature ranges from pleasant in Tsetserleg with 20°C (67°F) to high in Zamiin Ude with 27°C (81°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 14°C (57°F) in Zamiin Ude and 7°C (45°F) in Tsetserleg .

Precipitation in August ranges from low in Baitag with an average of 10mm (0.4inch) rainfall to moderate in Tarialan with 80mm (3.1inch). It is the wettest month of the year in Ulaanbaatar. It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 259 hours of sunshine in Ulaanbaatar 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 Mongolia.

Where to go in Mongolia in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in Mongolia 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 Mongolia

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in Mongolia?

Average weather in Ulaanbaatar

In August Ulaanbaatar generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 22°C (72°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 11°C (52°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Ulaanbaatar
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
25°C / 77°F 
13°C / 55°F 
251 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
16 days 
22°C / 72°F 
11°C / 52°F 
259 hours 
70mm / 2.8inch 
14 days 
17°C / 63°F 
4°C / 39°F 
247 hours 
30mm / 1.2inch 
10 days 
Climate in Ulaanbaatar

Average weather in Gobi desert

In August Gobi desert generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (78°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Gobi desert
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
27°C / 81°F 
14°C / 56°F 
40mm / 1.6inch 
6 days 
26°C / 78°F 
13°C / 55°F 
25mm / 1inch 
4 days 
19°C / 67°F 
4°C / 39°F 
13mm / 0.5inch 
2 days 
Climate in Gobi desert

Average weather in Baitag

In August Baitag generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 26°C (79°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 10°C (50°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Baitag
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
27°C / 81°F 
12°C / 54°F 
352 hours 
14mm / 0.6inch 
26°C / 79°F 
10°C / 50°F 
331 hours 
10mm / 0.4inch 
20°C / 68°F 
3°C / 37°F 
286 hours 
8mm / 0.3inch 
Climate in Baitag

Average weather in Baruun Urt

In August Baruun Urt generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 24°C (75°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 12°C (54°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Baruun Urt
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
26°C / 79°F 
14°C / 57°F 
299 hours 
61mm / 2.4inch 
24°C / 75°F 
12°C / 54°F 
290 hours 
51mm / 2inch 
17°C / 63°F 
4°C / 39°F 
280 hours 
21mm / 0.8inch 
Climate in Baruun Urt

Average weather in Dalanzadgad

In August Dalanzadgad generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 25°C (77°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 13°C (55°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Dalanzadgad
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
27°C / 81°F 
14°C / 57°F 
33mm / 1.3inch 
25°C / 77°F 
13°C / 55°F 
32mm / 1.3inch 
20°C / 68°F 
6°C / 43°F 
13mm / 0.5inch 
Climate in Dalanzadgad

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Mongolia.

Is August the best time to go to Mongolia?

In our opinion August is one of the best times to visit Mongolia with commonly perfect weather in Ulaanbaatar.

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

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