Aktau, Kazakhstan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Aktau, Kazakhstan? If you're planning to go to Aktau, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Aktau, Kazakhstan

Based on the climate and weather in Aktau, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Aktau, Kazakhstan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Aktau, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may get worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Aktau, Kazakhstan by month

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January

If you are traveling to Aktau in January, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). There is frost almost every day.

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February

February in Aktau can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost almost every day. It rains regularly.

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March

If you are traveling to Aktau in March, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

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April

April here is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

Traveling to Aktau in May, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

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June

Traveling to Aktau in June, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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August

If you are traveling to Aktau in August, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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September

Traveling to Aktau in September, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

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October

October can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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November

November here is very cold. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost nearly every day this month. It rains about half of the time.

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December

December in Aktau is beyond freezing. Temperatures average in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost nearly every day this month. It rains about half of the time.

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