Kabul
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Kabul

The best time to visit Kabul 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 Kabul is 29°C in July and the lowest is 3°C in January.

Kabul has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Kabul 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 Kabul weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 3 3 11 17 22 27 29 28 24 18 11 6
Precipitation (mm) 13 27 20 19 7 2 1 1 1 2 6 3



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Kabul weather

The Kabul weather for will be 26° till 36° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

Kabul 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Wednesday
18 may
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30°C
16°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
SW
9
Thursday
19 may
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28°C
17°C
0.1 mm
20%
2 Bft
W
11
Friday
20 may
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26°C
15°C
0.2 mm
20%
3 Bft
SSW
10
Saturday
21 may
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26°C
14°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
W
11
Sunday
22 may
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28°C
15°C
0.2 mm
20%
1 Bft
S
11


Climate Kabul

Kabul has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It hardly rains here. The average annual temperature for Kabul is 17° degrees and there is about 103 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 294 days a year with an average humidity of 35% and an UV-index of 4.

Kabul

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 3 3 11 17 22 27 29 28 24 18 11 6
Night temp. (°C) -6 -5 1 7 11 15 17 16 12 7 2 -3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 13 27 20 19 7 2 1 1 1 2 6 3
Days with rain 4 5 8 10 6 2 2 1 1 2 4 3
Days with snow 7 7 3 - - - - - - - 1 3
Dry days 20 16 20 20 25 28 29 30 29 29 25 25
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 12 12 11 9 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 4 4 5 6 6 6 5 3 2 2

Kabul weather by month

What is the average Kabul weather like in a given month? 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 Kabul?

Kabul is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 368 km from Islamabad.

The coordinates of Kabul are:

  • Latitude: 34.516667
  • Longitude: 69.183333

The GPS coordinates are 34° 31' N, 69° 10' E

How long is the flight to Kabul?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Kabul is approximately 1 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Kabul?

These are the airports closests to Kabul:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (6 km), Kabul
  • Peshawar International Airport (222 km), Peshāwar
  • Chitral Airport (282 km), Chitrāl

How many inhabitants are there in Kabul?

Kabul has approximately 3,277,000 inhabitants.

How big is Kabul?

The area of Kabul is around 9,954 km².

What is the currency of Kabul?

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

Exchange rates on 18 May 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.48 Afghan afghani
  • 1 Afghan afghani = 2.08 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 48.02 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 208.26 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Kabul?

The area code to call Kabul is +93.