Map of Saransk in Russia

Saransk Climate

Saransk, Russia isn't a capital city but is inside the magnificent continent of Europe.

Best time to visit Saransk

The best time to visit Saransk is during months May, June, July, August and September 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 Saransk during April and October but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).

Saransk 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, November and December. But don't forget to pack your thermals!


The warmest time of year in Saransk is in July when it is 19.25°C / 66.7°F on average, but could get up to 24.9°C / 76.8°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Saransk is in January when it is -11.8°C / 10.8°F on average, but could get down to -15.3°C / 10.8°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 5 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 2 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 5 (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)

Saransk Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Saransk 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-11.8-10.55-4.45.913.8517.4519.2517.7511.84.25-2.65-8.5
Max Temperature in °C-8.3-6.8-0.810.520.223.324.923.616.77.7-0.1-5.5
Min Temperature in °C-15.3-14.3-81.37.511.613.611.96.90.8-5.2-11.5

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 °F10.813.024.142.656.963.466.764.053.239.727.216.7
Max Temperature in °F17.119.830.650.968.473.976.874.562.145.931.822.1
Min Temperature in °F4.56.317.634.345.552.956.553.444.433.422.611.3

Rainfall figures

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

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM322425323959745049474435
Total rainfall in Inches1.30.91.01.31.52.32.92.01.91.91.71.4
Total number of rainy days9776799899109
Chances of rain29.0%24.1%22.6%20.0%22.6%30.0%29.0%25.8%30.0%29.0%33.3%29.0%

Saransk Climate Graph

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

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

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

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