Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Shaykhān
The best time to visit in Shaykhān in Afghanistan is from May until September, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Shaykhān is 28°C in July and the lowest is 3°C in January.
Shaykhān has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Shaykhān 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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14 day weather forecast Shaykhān
The weather for Shaykhān will be 4° till 7° degrees in the next 14 days with one day chance of light rain showers.
Shaykhān has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Shaykhān is 17° degrees and there is about 271 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 242 days a year with an average humidity of 39% and an UV-index of 4.
Climate table of Shaykhān
Shaykhān weather by month
What is the average weather like in a given month for Shaykhān? 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 Shaykhān?
Shaykhān is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 9,134 km from Cape Town.
The coordinates of Shaykhān are:
- Latitude: 32.901829
- Longitude: 69.273033
The GPS coordinates are 32° 54' N, 69° 16' E
How long is the flight to Shaykhān?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Shaykhān is approximately 12 h. 40 min.
What are the nearest airports to Shaykhān?
These are the airports closests to Shaykhān:
- Hamid Karzai International Airport (185 km) — Kabul
- Peshawar International Airport (241 km) — Peshāwar
How big is Shaykhān?
The area of Shaykhān is around 27 km².
What is the currency of Shaykhān?
In Shaykhān the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 29 January 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 Shaykhān?
The area code to call Shaykhān is +93.