Climate and Weather of Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan

Climate and Weather of Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan

The climate of Nakhchivan

Nakhchivan is an exclave of Azerbaijan that lies between Armenia and Iran and borders Turkey for a small part. This border with Turkey is of great importance for the supply of goods to Nakhchivan. The border with Armenia is formed by the Zangezur mountain range, the border with Iran is formed by the Aras River. The capital of the region is Nakhchivan City. The exclave has been a disputed territory several times between the various countries surrounding the area. It has been a bit quieter here in recent years, partly due to the presence of Russian border posts.

According to shopareview, Nakhchivan has a moderate continental climate, with a high mountain climate on the highest peaks of the mountains. The summers are dry and pleasantly warm, while the winters are very cold but also fairly dry. The higher places are generally a bit colder than the rest of the country. The part of the exclave that borders Turkey is generally a bit wetter than the rest of the region.

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 precipitation per month
January -1℃ -10℃ 4 9
February 1℃ -8℃ 4 10
March 9℃ -2℃ 6 11
April 16℃ 4℃ 6 14
May 21℃ 8℃ 8 16
June 26℃ 12℃ 10 12
July 30℃ 16℃ 11 7
August 30℃ 15℃ 11 6
September 26℃ 11℃ 9 6
October 18℃ 4℃ 7 9
November 10℃ -1℃ 5 8
December 3℃ -6℃ 3 9

The weather in Nakhchivan

Here you will find the weather forecast for Nakhchivan. View the current weather in Nakhchivan and the forecast for the coming days, such as the 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 Nakhchivan. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Nakhchivan. 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 Nakhchivan? 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 Nakhchivan is around -1 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is -10 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 Nakhchivan is around 1 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is -8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 4 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 Nakhchivan is around 9 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is -2 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 11 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 Nakhchivan is around 16 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 4 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 6 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 May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Nakhchivan is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 16 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Nakhchivan is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 10 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 Nakhchivan is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 16 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 7 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 Nakhchivan is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 11 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 September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Nakhchivan is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 11 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 Nakhchivan is around 18 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 4 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 9 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Nakhchivan is around 10 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is -1 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 8 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 Nakhchivan is around 3 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is -6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 3 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.

Nakhchivan, Azerbaijan