Shaykhān 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.

Average weather Shaykhān by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 3 4 11 18 23 27 28 27 24 18 11 6
Precipitation (mm) 25 47 53 36 20 18 21 22 7 5 12 6

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14 day weather forecast Shaykhān

The weather for in Shaykhān will be 26° till 21° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
15°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 8
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
14°
0.4 mm 15% 2 m/s 8
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
14°
1.0 mm 25% 2 m/s 8
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
14°
1.3 mm 30% 2 m/s 8
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
14°
0.2 mm 20% 2 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
15°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
14°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 7
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
14°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 7
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
14°
0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 7
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
12°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 7
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
11°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 7
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
10°
0.3 mm 10% 2 m/s 7
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
0.3 mm 10% 2 m/s 6

Climate Shaykhān

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 3 4 11 18 23 27 28 27 24 18 11 6
Night temp. (°C) -3 -3 3 9 14 17 19 18 14 9 3 -1
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 25 47 53 36 20 18 21 22 7 5 12 6
Days with rain 3 4 10 12 9 5 9 7 3 2 4 2
Days with snow 7 9 3 - - - - - - - 1 3
Dry days 21 15 18 18 22 25 22 24 27 29 25 26
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 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 4 5 6 6 6 6 5 4 3 2

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 362 km from Islamabad.

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 Jinnah International Airport to Shaykhān is approximately 3 h. 10 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 20 September 2021

  • 1 Afghan afghani = 0.48 Pakistani rupee
  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 2.08 Afghan afghani
  • 10 Afghan afghani = 4.80 Pakistani rupee
  • 10 Pakistani rupee = 20.83 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 48.02 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 208.26 Afghan afghani

What is the area code of Shaykhān?

The area code to call Shaykhān is +93.