Rāqōl weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Rāqōl

The best time to visit in Rāqōl in Afghanistan is from May until September, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Rāqōl is 23°C in July and the lowest is -4°C in January.

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

Average weather Rāqōl by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -4 -4 0 8 15 19 23 21 18 11 3 -2
Precipitation (mm) 35 47 39 40 29 6 3 2 2 8 22 10

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14 day weather forecast Rāqōl

The weather for in Rāqōl will be 20° till 16° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 8
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 8
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 6
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 6
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 6
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
16°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 6
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 6

Climate Rāqōl

Rāqōl has the continental climate prevailing. In the summer it is warm and dry, and in the winter it is cold and wet. The average annual temperature for Rāqōl is 9° degrees and there is about 241 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 242 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Rāqōl

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -4 -4 0 8 15 19 23 21 18 11 3 -2
Night temp. (°C) -19 -18 -12 -2 6 9 11 11 7 2 -5 -14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 35 47 39 40 29 6 3 2 2 8 22 10
Days with rain 5 4 7 10 13 4 2 2 2 3 4 4
Days with snow 15 17 17 10 1 - - - - 1 10 9
Dry days 11 7 7 10 17 26 29 29 28 27 16 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 8 11 12 12 12 12 12 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 1 2 3 4 5 5 5 4 2 2 2

Rāqōl weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Rāqōl? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Rāqōl?

Rāqōl is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 10,755 km from New York.

The coordinates of Rāqōl are:

  • Latitude: 34.288
  • Longitude: 66.686102

The GPS coordinates are 34° 17' N, 66° 41' E

How long is the flight to Rāqōl?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Rāqōl is approximately 15 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Rāqōl?

These are the airports closests to Rāqōl:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (234 km) – Kabul

How big is Rāqōl?

The area of Rāqōl is around 38 km².

What is the currency of Rāqōl?

In Rāqōl the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Afghan afghani = 76.72 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.013 Afghan afghani
  • 10 Afghan afghani = 767.22 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.13 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 7,672.20 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 1.30 Afghan afghani

What is the area code of Rāqōl?

The area code to call Rāqōl is +93.