Shikhlah weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Shikhlah

The best time to visit in Shikhlah in Afghanistan is from April until October, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shikhlah is 37°C in July and the lowest is 9°C in January.

Shikhlah has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Shikhlah 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 Shikhlah by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 9 10 18 23 30 35 37 35 30 23 15 10
Precipitation (mm) 18 24 25 21 18 3 0 0 0 6 15 8

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14 day weather forecast Shikhlah

The weather for in Shikhlah will be 17° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 5
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0.8 mm 45% 2 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
2.3 mm 70% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Wednesday 3 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
13°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Thursday 4 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
18°
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Friday 5 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
12°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 7 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
15°
11°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4

Climate Shikhlah

Shikhlah 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 Shikhlah is 23° degrees and there is about 137 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 264 days a year with an average humidity of 36% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Shikhlah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 9 10 18 23 30 35 37 35 30 23 15 10
Night temp. (°C) 2 3 9 13 20 24 25 24 19 13 7 3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 18 24 25 21 18 3 0 0 0 6 15 8
Days with rain 8 10 13 12 9 1 - - - 4 8 5
Days with snow 2 3 - - - - - - - - 1 1
Dry days 21 15 18 18 22 29 31 31 30 27 21 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 9 11 12 12 12 12 12 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2
UV-index 3 3 5 6 7 8 8 7 6 4 3 3

Shikhlah weather by month

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

Shikhlah is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 10,600 km from New York.

The coordinates of Shikhlah are:

  • Latitude: 35.981448
  • Longitude: 66.921939

The GPS coordinates are 35° 58' N, 66° 55' E

How long is the flight to Shikhlah?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Shikhlah is approximately 15 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Shikhlah?

These are the airports closests to Shikhlah:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (261 km) – Kabul

How big is Shikhlah?

The area of Shikhlah is around 39 km².

What is the currency of Shikhlah?

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

Exchange rates on 25 October 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 Shikhlah?

The area code to call Shikhlah is +93.