Mongolia Weather in March

Mongolia weather in March is getting warmer but it is still a little cold and the temperature difference between day and night is over 10℃ (50℉). The average maximum temperature in the daytime is 1℃ (33.8℉), and the average minimum temperature at night is -13℃ (8.6℉). Mongolia has little rainfall, and the snowfall reaches 12.45mm (0.49 inches) in March.
The hottest cities in Mongolia in March:
Moron: 27℃(80.6℉); Dalanzadgad: -2℃(28.4℉)
The coolest cities in Mongolia in March:
Altay: -16.3℃(2.7℉); Bayanhongor: -11℃(12.2℉); Bulgan: -9.4℃(15.1℉)

Averages for Mongolia Weather in March

High Temperature
1°C (33.8°F)
Low Temperature
-13°C (8.6°F)
Rainfall
4 mm (0.16 in)
Sunrise
06:37 ~ 07:33
Sunset
18:37 ~ 19:18



March Temperatures in Mongolia


What to Wear
The temperature in March is rising gradually. Tourists could wear a trench coat with a thick sweater inside and a pair of thick trousers in the day. The temperature at night is under 0℃, so people should better put on a thick overcoat or a down jacket in order not to catch cold. In addition, scarf, hat and gloves needed to be well prepared. And it is also recommended to take an umbrella with you, or the heavy snow may wet your coat and hair.

 
March Travel Guide – Where to Go & Tips
Tourism Rate: 

Honestly speaking, it is not recommended to go to Mongolia in March because it is cold and winds and dust storms often occur during this period.

However, skiing is available in March. Sky Resort, located near to Ulaanbaatar, has also become a destination for junior and intermediate skiers around the world in recent years. There are a total of 9 ski trails with different difficulties, of which the longest Zaisan ski trail is 1.07 kilometers. Senior skiers can choose Khurkhereet, the most challenging downhill slide. The slide way is equipped with 2 sets of cranes, 2 sets of cables and 3 sets of transport belts, which is very convenient.

Gandan Temple in Ulaanbaatar is also a good place. It is the largest temple in Mongolia and the temple with the largest number of tourists in Mongolia. Gandan Temple is a temple of Tibetan Buddhism and its architecture is very beautiful. The bronze Buddha statue in the temple is the largest Buddha statue in the world, which attracts people all over the world. The Buddha is 26 meters high and weighs 20 tons. It is plated with gold and inlaid with a large number of precious stones.  It contains 27 herbs, 334 Buddhist scriptures and 2 million prayers. It is Mongolia's national treasure.


March Weather of Major Mongolia Cities
March
Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humidity
(%)
High Low
Altay
-10°C / 14°F -23°C / -9.4°F 07:25/ 20:32 64
Baruun-Urt
-8°C / 17.6°F -22°C / -7.6°F 07:20/ 20:07 84
Bayanhongor
-10°C / 14°F -15°C / 5°F 07:56/ 19:38 79
Bulgan
-13°C/ 8.6°F -17°C / 1.4°F 07:45/ 19:30 83
Choybalsan
-5°C / 23°F -22°C / -7.6°F 07:08/ 20:13 72
Dalanzadgad
-8°C / 17.6°F -17°C / 1.4°F 07:23/ 20:22 73
Darkhan
0°C / 32°F
-15°C / 5°F 07:41/ 20:34 79
Erdenet
-1°C / 30.2°F -17°C / 1.4°F 06:51/ 20:35 75
Khovd
-5°C / 23°F -22°C / -7.6°F 06:58/ 20:36 72
Mandalgovi
0°C / 32°F   -16°C / 3.2°F 07:44/ 20:48 57
Ulaanbaatar
0°C / 32°F
-16°C / 3.2°F
07:10/ 20:21
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