Kashgar is located at the continental climate region, with relatively longer summer time and shorter winter. The coldest season is January having an average temperature of minus 6 degree centigrade and the average temperature for the hottest July is about 27 degree centigrade. The period from April to October is a pleasant time to visit Kashgar while the most comfortable weather condition and ripe fruits in that region make August and September the best two seasons to visit. Moreover two of the most popular local festivals ( Corban Festivals and Lesser Bairam) take place during this period when visitors can enjoy many colorful celebration activities.
Corban Festival falls on December 10th according to the Islamic calender and the Lesser Bairam Festival is 70 days before the Corban Festival.