Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Shanākhtagay
The best time to visit Shanākhtagay in Afghanistan is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shanākhtagay is 31°C in July and the lowest is 4°C in January.
Shanākhtagay has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Shanākhtagay 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.
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The Shanākhtagay weather for will be 34° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.
5-day weather forecast Shanākhtagay
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Shanākhtagay has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Shanākhtagay is 18° degrees and there is about 137 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 311 days a year with an average humidity of 32% and an UV-index of 4.
Shanākhtagay weather by month
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Shanākhtagay?
Shanākhtagay is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 9,060 km from Cape Town.
The coordinates of Shanākhtagay are:
- Latitude: 32.79742
- Longitude: 68.196568
The GPS coordinates are 32° 47' N, 68° 11' E
How long is the flight to Shanākhtagay?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Shanākhtagay is approximately 12 h. 30 min.
What are the nearest airports to Shanākhtagay?
These are the airports closests to Shanākhtagay:
- Hamid Karzai International Airport (218 km), Kabul
How big is Shanākhtagay?
The area of Shanākhtagay is around 23 km².
What is the currency of Shanākhtagay?
In Shanākhtagay the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 30 June 2022
- 1 South African rand = 4.97 Afghan afghani
- 1 Afghan afghani = 0.20 South African rand
- 100 South African rand = 497.45 Afghan afghani
- 100 Afghan afghani = 20.11 South African rand
What is the area code of Shanākhtagay?
The area code to call Shanākhtagay is +93.