Shaykhān
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Shaykhān

The best time to visit in Shaykhān in Afghanistan is from March until November, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shaykhān is 36°C in July and the lowest is 12°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 12 14 20 26 31 35 36 35 32 26 20 15
Precipitation (mm) 10 24 23 26 16 8 21 29 13 5 4 2



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14 day weather forecast Shaykhān

The weather for Shaykhān will be 8° till 5° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
22 january
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6°C
2°C
2.3 mm
55%
1 Bft
Z
1
Sunday
23 january
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8°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
Z
1
Monday
24 january
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8°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
O
1
Tuesday
25 january
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8°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZZW
1
Wednesday
26 january
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9°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WZW
1
Thursday
27 january
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8°C
0°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WNW
1
Friday
28 january
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9°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZW
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
29 january
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10°C
3°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZW
1
Sunday
30 january
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10°C
3°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ZZW
1
Monday
31 january
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8°C
-1°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
WNW
1
Tuesday
1 february
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6°C
-1°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
OZO
1
Wednesday
2 february
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7°C
1°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
WZW
1
Thursday
3 february
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5°C
1°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
ZZW
1
Friday
4 february
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1°C
-3°C
0.4 mm
15%
2 Bft
WZW
1

Climate Shaykhān

Shaykhān 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 Shaykhān is 25° degrees and there is about 180 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 210 days a year with an average humidity of 31% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Shaykhān

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 12 14 20 26 31 35 36 35 32 26 20 15
Night temp. (°C) 3 5 10 14 18 22 24 23 19 15 9 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 10 24 23 26 16 8 21 29 13 5 4 2
Days with rain 6 8 11 11 7 3 6 9 4 2 3 3
Dry days 25 20 20 19 24 27 25 22 26 29 27 28
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 3 4 5 6 7 7 8 7 6 5 4 3

Shaykhān weather by month

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

Shaykhān is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 10,861 km from New York.

The coordinates of Shaykhān are:

  • Latitude: 34.78264
  • Longitude: 70.332718

The GPS coordinates are 34° 46' N, 70° 19' E

How long is the flight to Shaykhān?

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

What are the nearest airports to Shaykhān?

These are the airports closests to Shaykhān:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (105 km) — Kabul
  • Peshawar International Airport (139 km) — Peshāwar
  • Chitral Airport (181 km) — Chitrāl

How big is Shaykhān?

The area of Shaykhān is around 124 km².

What is the currency of Shaykhān?

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

Exchange rates on 22 January 2022

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

What is the area code of Shaykhān?

The area code to call Shaykhān is +93.