Weather in February in Mongolia

Many people wonder what kind of weather they can expect in February 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 February?

The weather conditions in Mongolia in February are generally poor. It is a winter month.

During February in Mongolia the average maximum daytime temperatures are very low and range from -23°C (-9°F) in Ulan Gom to -3°C (27°F) in Dalanzadgad. Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to -17°C (1°F) in Dalanzadgad and -35°C (-31°F) in Ulan Gom. It is a very cold month in some areas, so be prepared and make sure to dress up warm.

February is a very dry month with an average snow/rainfall around 3mm (0.1inch) in Ulaanbaatar. It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 205 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 February

Find the average weather conditions in February 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 February for the 5 most popular destinations in Mongolia?

Average weather in Ulaanbaatar

In February Ulaanbaatar generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -10°C (14°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -22°C (-8°F) and almost non monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Ulaanbaatar
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
-16°C / 3°F 
-26°C / -15°F 
180 hours 
2mm / 0.1inch 
8 days 
poor 
-10°C / 14°F 
-22°C / -8°F 
205 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
7 days 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
-1°C / 31°F 
-13°C / 9°F 
265 hours 
4mm / 0.2inch 
7 days 
poor 
Climate in Ulaanbaatar

Average weather in Gobi desert

In February Gobi desert generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -6°C (22°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -23°C (-9°F) and almost non monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Gobi desert
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
-10°C / 13°F 
-26°C / -14°F 
0.5mm / 0inch 
0 days 
poor 
-6°C / 22°F 
-23°C / -9°F 
1mm / 0inch 
0 days 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
3°C / 37°F 
-14°C / 7°F 
2mm / 0.1inch 
1 days 
poor 
Climate in Gobi desert

Average weather in Baitag

In February Baitag generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -7°C (19°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -24°C (-11°F) and almost non monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Baitag
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
-11°C / 12°F 
-27°C / -17°F 
201 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
-7°C / 19°F 
-24°C / -11°F 
215 hours 
2mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
3°C / 37°F 
-12°C / 10°F 
273 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
Climate in Baitag

Average weather in Baruun Urt

In February Baruun Urt generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -12°C (10°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -23°C (-9°F) and almost non monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Baruun Urt
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
-16°C / 3°F 
-26°C / -15°F 
203 hours 
2mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
-12°C / 10°F 
-23°C / -9°F 
216 hours 
2mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
-1°C / 30°F 
-14°C / 7°F 
264 hours 
3mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
Climate in Baruun Urt

Average weather in Dalanzadgad

In February Dalanzadgad generally has very low temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around -3°C (27°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around -17°C (1°F) and almost non monthly snow/rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Dalanzadgad
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly snow/rainfall Snow/rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   January January
<<  
-7°C / 19°F 
-21°C / -6°F 
1mm / 0inch 
poor 
-3°C / 27°F 
-17°C / 1°F 
1mm / 0inch 
poor 
March   >> March
>>  
4°C / 39°F 
-9°C / 16°F 
3mm / 0.1inch 
poor 
Climate in Dalanzadgad

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

Is February the best time to go to Mongolia?

In our opinion February is not the best time to visit Mongolia with commonly poor 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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