|Centre of sum:||Bulgan , 385 km located from Khovd city.|
Bulgan is a sum (district) of Khovd Province in western of Mongolia. The soum was named Bulganmandal Burenhairkhan mountain range in Chandmani province in 1926. In 1931, two soums of Uvs and Khovd became Bulgan soum.
It is 1855 km from Ulaanbaatar and 385 km from Khovd aimag center. Borders on the west with China. It is surrounded by high mountains on the east and north, surrounded by the west and south of the Gobi and Altai mountains. The western border of Mongolia.
Altai mountainous areas are heavily cold, cloudy, and sediments, but in Gobi desert, there is little precipitation and warm air. The warmest summer is from 20 to 25 degrees Celsius in July, 45 degrees in the Gobi, 20-30 degrees in the winter season, 15-20 degrees in the Gobi.