Shākīān weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Shākīān

The best time to visit in Shākīān in Afghanistan is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shākīān is 27°C in July and the lowest is 1°C in January.

Shākīān has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Shākīān 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 Shākīān by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 1 1 8 15 21 25 27 26 22 16 9 4
Precipitation (mm) 24 44 44 58 37 15 27 24 11 5 12 5

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14 day weather forecast Shākīān

The weather for in Shākīān will be around 26° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
14°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
13°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
12°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
11°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7

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14°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7
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Climate Shākīān

Shākīān has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Shākīān is 15° degrees and there is about 307 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 216 days a year with an average humidity of 41% and an UV-index of 4.

Climate table of Shākīān

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 1 1 8 15 21 25 27 26 22 16 9 4
Night temp. (°C) -7 -7 0 6 11 15 17 17 12 7 1 -3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 24 44 44 58 37 15 27 24 11 5 12 5
Days with rain 4 6 10 14 14 8 8 9 5 3 4 3
Days with snow 9 12 7 1 - - - - - - 2 3
Dry days 18 10 14 15 17 22 23 22 25 28 24 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 12 12 11 9 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 6 6 5 5 3 2 2

Shākīān weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Shākīān? 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 Shākīān?

Shākīān is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 10,931 km from New York.

The coordinates of Shākīān are:

  • Latitude: 33.468577
  • Longitude: 68.884048

The GPS coordinates are 33° 28' N, 68° 53' E

How long is the flight to Shākīān?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Shākīān is approximately 15 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Shākīān?

These are the airports closests to Shākīān:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (126 km) – Kabul
  • Peshawar International Airport (250 km) – Peshāwar

How big is Shākīān?

The area of Shākīān is around 79 km².

What is the currency of Shākīān?

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

Exchange rates on 21 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 Shākīān?

The area code to call Shākīān is +93.