Map of Elista in Russia

Elista Climate

Elista is a city within Russia. This is in the continent of Europe.

Best time to visit Elista

The best time to visit Elista will be when the average temperatures are at a comfortable level (between 20°C / 68.0°F and 30°C / 86.0°F on average) which is during months June, July and August. Other great months to visit Elista are April, May and September when the average temperatures are a little cooler but still between a pleasant 10°C / 50.0°F and 20°C / 68.0°F. If you don't mind bringing a coat, you might also enjoy visiting Elista during March, October and November but average temperatures are fairly cool (between 0°C / 32.0°F and 10°C / 50.0°F).

Elista 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 and December. But don't forget to pack your thermals!


The warmest time of year in Elista is in July when it is 24.6°C / 76.3°F on average, but could get up to 30.9°C / 87.6°F maximum. On the other hand, the coldest time of year in Elista is in January when it is -5.85°C / 21.5°F on average, but could get down to -8.8°C / 21.5°F minimum.

  • Freezing months: 3 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 3 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 3 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 3 (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)

Elista Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Elista 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-5.85-5.20.9510.7517.421.924.623.1517.69.453.25-1.95
Max Temperature in °C-2.9-24.716.423.628.130.929.623.514.36.30.5
Min Temperature in °C-8.8-8.4-2.85.111.215.718.316.711.74.60.2-4.4

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 °F21.522.633.751.463.371.476.373.763.749.037.928.5
Max Temperature in °F26.828.440.561.574.582.687.685.374.357.743.332.9
Min Temperature in °F16.216.927.041.252.260.364.962.153.140.332.424.1

Rainfall figures

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

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM251817223750403129232829
Total rainfall in Inches1.00.70.70.91.52.01.61.21.10.91.11.1
Total number of rainy days655456544468
Chances of rain19.4%17.2%16.1%13.3%16.1%20.0%16.1%12.9%13.3%12.9%20.0%25.8%

Elista Climate Graph

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

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

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

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