Climate and Weather of Choroegh, Tajikistan

Choroegh, Tajikistan

The climate of Choroegh

Chorugh is a small town in southeastern Tajikistan, close to the border with Afghanistan. Choroegh is located in the autonomous province of Gorno-Badachshan. This autonomous province covers almost half of Tajikistan, but has only 3 percent of the inhabitants. Choroegh is located at an altitude of 2,200 meters in the Pamir Mountains. This mountain range is one of the highest mountain ranges in the world, the highest peak is above 7000 meters. Large parts of the mountains are therefore covered with the so-called eternal snow. Choroegh is located in the poorest part of the country and to give the city a boost, the government built a university here in the early 1990s.

According to Bridgat, Choroegh has a steppe climate with icy cold winters and warm to hot summers. The annual precipitation is on the low side, but on average it is still a lot higher than in the rest of the Pamir Mountains. The average summer temperatures are just below 30 degrees Celsius, but peaks do occur regularly. The winters are very cold and there are months when the mercury does not rise above zero. In the summer months there is no precipitation and the precipitation that falls in the winter months will regularly come down as snow.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January -1℃ -12℃ 4 3
February 0℃ -8℃ 4 8
March 6℃ -2℃ 5 7
April 15℃ 5℃ 7 7
May 20℃ 8℃ 9 5
June 26℃ 11℃ 12 1
July 29℃ 15℃ 12 1
August 30℃ 14℃ 11 0
September 26℃ 10℃ 10 0
October 17℃ 3℃ 7 3
November 8℃ -1℃ 6 4
December 1℃ -7℃ 4 6

The weather in Choroegh

Here you will find the weather forecast for Choroegh. View the current weather in Choroegh and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Choroegh. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Choroegh. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Choroegh? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In January, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around -1 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is -12 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 0 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is -8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 6 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is -2 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in April

In April, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 15 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 5 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 7 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 20 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 8 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 11 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 12 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 11 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 0 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 17 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 3 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 8 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is -1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 4 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Choroeg is around 1 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is -7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

Choroegh, Tajikistan