Ardabil

Ardabil, Iran
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by علی عالی ابوذر
/ CC BY-SA 4.0
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Climate & Best time to visit Ardabil

Climate in Ardabil:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
5
5
6
8
8
4
2
1
2
4
5
4

Best time to visit Ardabil:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is one of the best times to visit Iran when the weather is mild and pleasant.
  • Nature comes alive with blooming flowers, making it an ideal time for exploring gardens, ancient sites, and enjoying outdoor activities.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer in Iran can be extremely hot, especially in the central regions like Tehran and desert areas.
  • However, the northern regions, like Gilan and Mazandaran provinces, offer cooler weather and are popular destinations during this time.

Autumn (September to November):

  • Autumn is another great time to visit Iran when temperatures begin to cool down, and the landscapes showcase stunning autumnal colors.
  • It's an excellent time for cultural explorations, visiting historical sites, and enjoying outdoor activities in milder temperatures.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter can bring cold temperatures to Iran, especially in the western and northern regions.
  • Skiing enthusiasts can head to resorts like Dizin and Shemshak, while cities like Isfahan and Shiraz have milder winters, perfect for exploring without the crowds.

Money & Prices

Currency in Iran:

Iranian rial (IRR)

How expensive is a trip to Ardabil?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
5.46 USD
Fast food meal:
6.15 USD
Mid-range meal:
12.21 USD
Bottle of water:
0.41 USD
Soft drink:
1.24 USD
Cappuccino:
1.50 USD
Local Beer:
1.46 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.22 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.34 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Iran general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type F (German 2-pin, side clip earth)

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