Climate and Weather of Ysykköl, Kyrgyzstan

The weather in Ysykköl

According to bridgat.com, Ysykköl is a large mountain lake in northeastern Kyrgyzstan and located in the oblast of the same name. The lake is located between the snow-capped peaks of the Tienshan Mountains, at an altitude of 1,608 metres. Ysykköl is one of the largest mountain lakes in the world, only Lake Titicaca in Peru is larger. The highest peak around the lake is Jengish Chokusu, with a height of 7,439 meters. Because the lake is mainly fed by surrounding geysers melted snow, it never freezes, which is why it has been given the name warm lake by the locals. In the heyday of the lake, several large hotels and resorts, with thermal baths and spas, were located on the north side. Today it is less luxurious and mainly Kyrgyz and tourists from the surrounding countries come. The most popular place on the lake is the town of Cholpon-Ata. Ysykköl has a high mountain climate due to its location, but the climate here is remarkably mild for its location. This is partly due to the more pleasant temperature of the lake, which has a positive influence on the climate in and around the lake. The data below is therefore from higher elevations around the lake, making it appear colder than it actually is around the lake. Unfortunately, no data is known about the temperature of the water.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of precipitation per month
January -10℃ -21℃ 4 9
February -6℃ -18℃ 5 10
March 2℃ -7℃ 5 12
April 13℃ 1℃ 7 12
May 17℃ 5℃ 9 14
June 21℃ 8℃ 11 12
July 24℃ 10℃ 11 10
August 24℃ 9℃ 10 7
September 20℃ 5℃ 9 6
October 13℃ 0℃ 6 8
November 1℃ -8℃ 5 9
December -7℃ -17℃ 4 9

The weather in Ysykkol

Here you will find the weather forecast for Ysykköl. View the current weather in Ysykköl and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Ysykköl. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Ysykköl. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Ysykköl? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around -10 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is -21 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around -6 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is -18 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 2 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is -7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 13 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 17 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 14 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 12 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 24 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 24 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 13 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 0 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around 1 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is -8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Ysykköl is around -7 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is -17 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

Ysykköl, Kyrgyzstan