Islamabad weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Islamabad

The best time to visit in Islamabad in Pakistan is from March until December, when you will have a pleasant till very hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Islamabad is 39°C in June and the lowest is 18°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 18 19 25 30 36 39 37 35 34 30 25 20
Precipitation (mm) 19 53 48 36 17 20 65 62 34 12 5 7

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14 day weather forecast Islamabad

The weather for in Islamabad will be 23° till 25° 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 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
13°
10.5 mm 90% 2 m/s 2
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
13°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 5
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
15°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 5
Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 3 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Thursday 4 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Friday 5 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4

Climate Islamabad

Islamabad has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Islamabad is 29° degrees and there is about 376 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 207 days a year with an average humidity of 36% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Islamabad

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 18 19 25 30 36 39 37 35 34 30 25 20
Night temp. (°C) 7 9 13 17 23 27 28 26 23 19 13 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 19 53 48 36 17 20 65 62 34 12 5 7
Days with rain 5 10 11 13 9 8 18 19 10 4 2 2
Dry days 26 18 20 17 22 22 13 12 20 27 28 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 12 12 12 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 6 7 8 8 8 7 7 6 5 4

Islamabad weather by month

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

Islamabad is located in Pakistan. It lies in a straight line at 11,079 km from New York.

The coordinates of Islamabad are:

  • Latitude: 33.69
  • Longitude: 73.0551

The GPS coordinates are 33° 41' N, 73° 3' E

How long is the flight to Islamabad?

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

What are the nearest airports to Islamabad?

These are the airports closests to Islamabad:

How many inhabitants are there in Islamabad?

Islamabad has approximately 780,000 inhabitants.

How big is Islamabad?

The area of Islamabad is around 1,859 km².

What is the currency of Islamabad?

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

Exchange rates on 23 October 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 Islamabad?

The area code to call Islamabad is +92.