The pressure in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan is predicted to slowly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1036.7 hPa today, which is higher than normal.
Weather prediction: Expect more wet and unsettled conditions
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Nur-Sultan is 4.7 hPa, with a low of 1034.4 hPa and a high of 1039.1 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan experiences a wide range of barometric pressure throughout the year. During winter, the pressure tends to be higher, ranging from 1030 to 1040 millibars, while in summer, it typically decreases to around 1000 to 1010 millibars. This variation in pressure is due to the changing seasons in the region.
The landscape surrounding Nur-Sultan plays a role in the atmospheric pressure. The city is situated on a flat steppe, surrounded by mountains to the east. This geographical feature acts as a barrier, influencing the movement of air masses. The mountains can block or redirect weather systems, which can lead to variations in barometric pressure, resulting in different weather patterns across the city and its surrounding areas.