Map of Magadan in Russia

Magadan Climate

Magadan is a city within Russia (but not the capital city).

Best time to visit Magadan

The best time to visit Magadan is during months July and August when the average temperatures are perhaps a little cooler than preferred but still a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F. If you don't mind bringing a coat, you might also enjoy visiting Magadan during May, June and September but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).

Magadan can become a little chilly in other months of the year with temperatures sub zero °C / 32.0°F. If you don't mind the cold, then visit during January, February, March, April, October, November and December. But don't forget to pack your thermals!


The warmest time of year in Magadan is in August when it is 12.05°C / 53.7°F on average, but could get up to 14.9°C / 58.8°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Magadan is in January when it is -17.15°C / 1.1°F on average, but could get down to -19.5°C / 1.1°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 7 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 3 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 2 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 0 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Magadan Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Magadan which resides in Russia.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C-17.15-15.45-11.65-5.251.87.711.5512.057.35-1.6-11.1-15.15
Max Temperature in °C-14.8-12.7-8.3-2.24.610.914.314.910.11-8.7-12.9
Min Temperature in °C-19.5-18.2-15-8.3-14.58.89.24.6-4.2-13.5-17.4

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F1.14.211.022.635.245.952.853.745.229.112.04.7
Max Temperature in °F5.49.117.128.040.351.657.758.850.233.816.38.8
Min Temperature in °F-3.1-0.85.017.130.240.147.848.640.324.47.70.7

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Magadan throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM141411284653697281744527
Total rainfall in Inches0.60.60.41.11.82.12.72.83.22.91.81.1
Total number of rainy days443677999985
Chances of rain12.9%13.8%9.7%20.0%22.6%23.3%29.0%29.0%30.0%29.0%26.7%16.1%

Magadan Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Magadan. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Magadan Climate Graph with temperatures in °C and rainfall in millimetres

Below is the climate graph for Magadan with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.

Magadan Climate Graph with temperatures in °F and rainfall in inches