Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Surkh Qal‘ah
The best time to visit in Surkh Qal‘ah in Afghanistan is from June until September, when you will have a pleasant temperature and none till limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Surkh Qal‘ah is 26°C in July and the lowest is 1°C in January.
Surkh Qal‘ah has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Surkh Qal‘ah 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 Surkh Qal‘ah
The weather for Surkh Qal‘ah will be -1° till -4° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
Climate Surkh Qal‘ah
Surkh Qal‘ah 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 Surkh Qal‘ah is 13° degrees and there is about 48 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 318 days a year with an average humidity of 40% and an UV-index of 4.
Climate table of Surkh Qal‘ah
Surkh Qal‘ah weather by month
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Surkh Qal‘ah?
Surkh Qal‘ah is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 9,267 km from Cape Town.
The coordinates of Surkh Qal‘ah are:
- Latitude: 34.913298
- Longitude: 68.643003
The GPS coordinates are 34° 54' N, 68° 38' E
How long is the flight to Surkh Qal‘ah?
The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Surkh Qal‘ah is approximately 12 h. 50 min.
What are the nearest airports to Surkh Qal‘ah?
These are the airports closests to Surkh Qal‘ah:
- Hamid Karzai International Airport (65 km) — Kabul
- Peshawar International Airport (282 km) — Peshāwar
How big is Surkh Qal‘ah?
The area of Surkh Qal‘ah is around 35 km².
What is the currency of Surkh Qal‘ah?
In Surkh Qal‘ah 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 Surkh Qal‘ah?
The area code to call Surkh Qal‘ah is +93.