Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Kars
The best time to visit Kars in Turkey is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Kars is 25°C in August and the lowest is -4°C in January.
Kars has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Kars or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
Travel and stay Kars
If you are planning on visiting Kars, check out these well-known travel agencies. They have been rated as the best by travelers and offer great prices for any budget.
Looking to book a flight to Kars? Hop on one of these airlines.
The Kars weather for will be 13° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
Kars 14 day weather forecast
Kars has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Kars is 11° degrees and there is about 151 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 270 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 3.
Kars weather by month
What is the average Kars weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
Kars weather experiences
Already been to Kars?
Share your experience of the Kars weather and get a chance to win $150!
Frequently asked questions
Where is Kars?
Kars is located in Turkey. It lies in a straight line at 16,011 km from Wellington.
The coordinates of Kars are:
- Latitude: 40.59825
- Longitude: 43.085477
The GPS coordinates are 40° 35' N, 43° 5' E
How long is the flight to Kars?
The flight time from Auckland Airport to Kars is approximately 19 h. 50 min.
What are the nearest airports to Kars?
These are the airports closests to Kars:
- Kars Airport (5 km), Kars
- Iğdır Airport (96 km), Iğdır
- Zvartnots International Airport (122 km), Yerevan
How many inhabitants are there in Kars?
Kars has approximately 77,486 inhabitants.
How big is Kars?
The area of Kars is around 55 km².
What is the currency of Kars?
In Kars the Turkish lira (TRY) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 25 May 2022
- 1 New Zealand dollar = 5.23 Turkish lira
- 1 Turkish lira = 0.19 New Zealand dollar
- 100 New Zealand dollar = 522.81 Turkish lira
- 100 Turkish lira = 19.13 New Zealand dollar
What is the area code of Kars?
The area code to call Kars is +90.