Shanakhtgay weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Shanakhtgay

The best time to visit in Shanakhtgay 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 Shanakhtgay is 35°C in July and the lowest is 8°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 8 9 16 22 29 33 35 33 29 23 15 10
Precipitation (mm) 20 42 32 14 4 0 2 1 0 0 7 5

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14 day weather forecast Shanakhtgay

The weather for in Shanakhtgay will be 30° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days and it stays dry every day.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
16°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 8
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 8
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
15°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
16°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
16°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 7
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
15°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
15°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
13°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
12°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
11°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
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Climate Shanakhtgay

Shanakhtgay 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 Shanakhtgay is 22° degrees and there is about 129 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 305 days a year with an average humidity of 27% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Shanakhtgay

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 8 9 16 22 29 33 35 33 29 23 15 10
Night temp. (°C) 1 2 8 13 18 20 21 20 15 10 5 2
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 20 42 32 14 4 0 2 1 0 0 7 5
Days with rain 6 9 9 7 3 - 1 1 1 - 3 2
Days with snow 2 2 1 - - - - - - - - -
Dry days 23 17 21 23 28 30 30 30 29 31 27 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 10 12 12 13 12 12 12 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 3 5 6 7 7 7 6 5 4 3 2

Shanakhtgay weather by month

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

Shanakhtgay is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 8,975 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Shanakhtgay are:

  • Latitude: 32.517364
  • Longitude: 67.173151

The GPS coordinates are 32° 31' N, 67° 10' E

How long is the flight to Shanakhtgay?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Shanakhtgay is approximately 12 h. 30 min.

What are the nearest airports to Shanakhtgay?

These are the airports closests to Shanakhtgay:

  • Quetta International Airport (253 km) – Quetta
  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (296 km) – Kabul

How big is Shanakhtgay?

The area of Shanakhtgay is around 22 km².

What is the currency of Shanakhtgay?

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

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 Afghan afghani = 4.97 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.20 Afghan afghani
  • 10 Afghan afghani = 49.74 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 2.01 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 497.45 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 20.11 Afghan afghani

What is the area code of Shanakhtgay?

The area code to call Shanakhtgay is +93.