Best time to visit Kandahār, Afghanistan

The best time to visit Kandahār in Afghanistan is from march until november, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Kandahār is 39°C in july and the lowest is 13°C in january.

The average climate figure for Kandahār is an 8,9. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Kandahār has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Kandahār or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Kandahār per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
13°C 14°C 22°C 27°C 34°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 33°C 27°C 20°C 14°C
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Climate Kandahār

Kandahār has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Kandahār is 17° degrees and there is about 103 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 294 days a year with an average humidity of 35% and an UV-index of 4.


Climate Kandahār

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 13°C 14°C 22°C 27°C 34°C 38°C 39°C 38°C 33°C 27°C 20°C 14°C
Night 5°C 7°C 13°C 17°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 23°C 18°C 13°C 9°C 5°C
Precip 11
mm
27
mm
24
mm
11
mm
4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
1
mm
2
mm
6
mm
6
mm
Rain
days
6 7 8 7 3 0 1 1 1 1 3 2
Dry
days
25 21 23 23 28 30 30 30 29 30 27 29
Sun hours
per day
7 7 10 12 12 13 12 12 12 7 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 6 7 8 8 8 7 6 5 4 3
 

Weather Kandahār january

On average, it is maximum 13° in january in Kandahār and at least around 5° degrees. In january there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār february

On average, it is maximum 14° in february in Kandahār and at least around 7° degrees. In february there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 27 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār march

On average, it is maximum 22° in march in Kandahār and at least around 13° degrees. In march there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār april

On average, it is maximum 27° in april in Kandahār and at least around 17° degrees. In april there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār may

On average, it is maximum 34° in may in Kandahār and at least around 23° degrees. In may there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār june

On average, it is maximum 38° in june in Kandahār and at least around 25° degrees. and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār july

On average, it is maximum 39° in july in Kandahār and at least around 25° degrees. In july there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār august

On average, it is maximum 38° in august in Kandahār and at least around 23° degrees. In august there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 0 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār september

On average, it is maximum 33° in september in Kandahār and at least around 18° degrees. In september there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār october

On average, it is maximum 27° in october in Kandahār and at least around 13° degrees. In october there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm and the it will be dry 30 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār november

On average, it is maximum 20° in november in Kandahār and at least around 9° degrees. In november there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Kandahār.

Weather Kandahār december

On average, it is maximum 14° in december in Kandahār and at least around 5° degrees. In december there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 6 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in Kandahār.

14 day weather forecast Kandahār

The weather for Kandahār in Afghanistan will be around 21° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
6 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 27°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 6m/s 7
Su
7 Mar
Helder 20°C 11°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 7
Mo
8 Mar
Helder 21°C 9°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 7
Tu
9 Mar
Helder 27°C 13°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 7
We
10 Mar
Overwegend bewolkt 25°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 4
Th
11 Mar
Licht bewolkt 25°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 7
Fr
12 Mar
Bewolkt 28°C 16°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
13 Mar
Onweer met zware regen 25°C 9°C 28 mm 90% 7m/s 2
Su
14 Mar
Wisselend bewolkt 14°C 5°C 0.8 mm 45% 5m/s 7
Mo
15 Mar
Helder 18°C 8°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 7
Tu
16 Mar
Licht bewolkt 21°C 13°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 6
We
17 Mar
Licht bewolkt 23°C 14°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 5
Th
18 Mar
Licht bewolkt 25°C 15°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 6
Fr
19 Mar
Helder 27°C 18°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 6

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Hotels and apartments in Kandahār

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Flight tickets to Kandahār

The nearest airport to Kandahār that you can fly to is:

  • Quetta International Airport (191 km)
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About Kandahār

Kandahār lies in Afghanistan in the province Kandahār and the population consists of 715.542 inhabitants. If you want to call Kandahār you have to use +93 or 0093 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +935012457809 or 00935012457809.

Kandahār is in a straight line at 5.688 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 7 hours55.

The coordinates of Kandahār, Afghanistan are latitude: 31.613323 en longitude: 65.710126

The GPS coordinates are N 31° 36' 47.8800" en E 65° 42' 36.3600"

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Currency Kandahār

In Kandahār the Afghan afghani is used to pay.

Exchange rate Afghan afghani (AFN) 6 march 2021

1 Afghan afghani = 0,01 United States dollar
100 Afghan afghani = 1,30 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 76,72 Afghan afghani
100 United States dollar = 7.672,20 Afghan afghani

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Time difference Kandahār

In Kandahār it is now 11:42 o’clock in the morning on saturday 6 march 2021. That is 9,5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Kandahār is Asia/Kabul and the Greenwich time is UTC+04:+04.

Vaccinations Kandahār

Recommended vaccinations

  • Buiktyfus
  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Kandahār.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Tuberculose (TBC)