Chitrāl weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Chitrāl

The best time to visit in Chitrāl in Pakistan is from June until September, when you will have a very cold or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chitrāl is 18°C in July and the lowest is -6°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -6 -5 -1 4 9 14 18 18 14 7 1 -3
Precipitation (mm) 16 45 38 42 26 18 12 11 8 9 12 6

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14 day weather forecast Chitrāl

The weather for in Chitrāl will be 1° till -3° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
4.4 cm 5.3 mm 95% 2 m/s 0
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
0 cm 0.3 mm 25% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0.2 mm 15% 3 m/s 0
Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-9°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 12 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
-6°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-8°
0 cm 0.5 mm 35% 3 m/s 1
Thursday 16 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
-9°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
-9°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
-8°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1

Climate Chitrāl

Chitrāl 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 Chitrāl is 6° degrees and there is about 243 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 209 days a year with an average humidity of 53% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Chitrāl

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -6 -5 -1 4 9 14 18 18 14 7 1 -3
Night temp. (°C) -16 -15 -10 -4 1 6 9 9 5 0 -7 -12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 16 45 38 42 26 18 12 11 8 9 12 6
Days with rain 4 4 5 4 6 5 6 5 4 2 4 3
Days with snow 10 15 16 16 6 3 - - 1 6 6 6
Dry days 17 9 10 10 19 22 25 26 25 23 20 22
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 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 2 2 2

Chitrāl weather by month

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

Chitrāl is located in Pakistan. It lies in a straight line at 10,812 km from New York.

The coordinates of Chitrāl are:

  • Latitude: 35.851802
  • Longitude: 71.786358

The GPS coordinates are 35° 51' N, 71° 47' E

How long is the flight to Chitrāl?

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

What are the nearest airports to Chitrāl?

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How big is Chitrāl?

The area of Chitrāl is around 54 km².

What is the currency of Chitrāl?

In Chitrāl the Pakistani rupee (PKR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 5 December 2021

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 159.78 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.006 Pakistani rupee
  • 10 Pakistani rupee = 1,597.78 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.063 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 15,977.80 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 0.63 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Chitrāl?

The area code to call Chitrāl is +92.