Chilly weather and precipitation expectedWeather
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Precipitation is expected in some areas of western aimags on October 18, in most areas of western aimags, in some areas of gobi aimags and in western parts of central aimags on October 19, in northern parts of the country on October 20, and in areas of western and central aimags on October 21.
Wind will get stronger in the Altai mountains on October 18, in some areas of western, central and gobi aimags on October 19 and 21, and in gobi and prairie areas on October 20, reaching 14-16m/s. Dust and snow storm will occur.
The temperature is expected to drop in western parts of western aimags on October 18, in areas of western and central aimags on October 19. The forecast says that the temperature will further drop in most of the country.
In the depression of Darkhad, in mountainous areas of Altai, Khangai, Khuvsgul and Khentei, Khurenbelchir, in the head of Zavkhan river, in the basins of Ider, Tes, Tuul and Terelj rivers, the nighttime temperature will be -8 to -13 degrees Celsius, the daytime temperature will be 0 to +5 degrees Celsius.
The nighttime temperature will be -3 to +2 degrees Celsius n the Great Lakes Depression and in southern parts of gobi region whereas the areas will have warmer day temperatures between +8 and +13 degrees Celsius.
In other regions, the nighttime temperature will be -4 to -9 degrees Celsius and the daytime temperature will be +4 to +9 degrees Celsius.