Shaykh ’Alī weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Shaykh ’Alī

The best time to visit in Shaykh ’Alī in Afghanistan is from June until September, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shaykh ’Alī is 21°C in July and the lowest is -5°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -5 -4 0 7 14 18 21 20 16 10 3 -2
Precipitation (mm) 21 34 27 38 34 8 2 3 3 8 15 7

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14 day weather forecast Shaykh ’Alī

The weather for in Shaykh ’Alī will be around 1° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-6°
0 cm 0.4 mm 25% 2 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-7°
0.1 cm 0.2 mm 25% 3 m/s 0
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
-8°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 12 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-8°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-8°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Thursday 16 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
-5°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1

Climate Shaykh ’Alī

Shaykh ’Alī 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 Shaykh ’Alī is 8° degrees and there is about 199 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 252 days a year with an average humidity of 51% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Shaykh ’Alī

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -5 -4 0 7 14 18 21 20 16 10 3 -2
Night temp. (°C) -17 -17 -11 -2 5 8 10 9 6 1 -5 -12
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 21 34 27 38 34 8 2 3 3 8 15 7
Days with rain 5 5 7 10 13 5 1 2 3 3 4 4
Days with snow 12 13 14 10 1 - - - - 2 8 7
Dry days 14 10 10 10 17 25 30 29 27 26 18 20
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 6 8 11 12 12 12 12 11 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 3 2 2 2

Shaykh ’Alī weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Shaykh ’Alī?

Shaykh ’Alī is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 9,262 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Shaykh ’Alī are:

  • Latitude: 34.947407
  • Longitude: 68.512335

The GPS coordinates are 34° 56' N, 68° 30' E

How long is the flight to Shaykh ’Alī?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Shaykh ’Alī is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Shaykh ’Alī?

These are the airports closests to Shaykh ’Alī:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (77 km) – Kabul

How big is Shaykh ’Alī?

The area of Shaykh ’Alī is around 27 km².

What is the currency of Shaykh ’Alī?

In Shaykh ’Alī the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 5 December 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 Shaykh ’Alī?

The area code to call Shaykh ’Alī is +93.