Darkhan, Mongolia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Darkhan, Mongolia? If you're planning to go to Darkhan, we have 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 Darkhan, Mongolia

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

Important essentials for Darkhan, Mongolia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Darkhan, Mongolia by month

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January

Traveling to Darkhan in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Daytime temperatures are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Darkhan is beyond freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10+ below zero F (20+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Darkhan can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Darkhan is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Darkhan during May, you are likely to see that it is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Darkhan is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

Traveling to Darkhan in July, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

Traveling to Darkhan in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September in Darkhan is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

Traveling to Darkhan in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

Traveling to Darkhan in November, you will notice that it is beyond freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

Traveling to Darkhan in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan go to a monastery, like Kharagiin monastery, take the following:

If you visit the Museum of Darkhan-Uul, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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