weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Shaykhān
The best time to visit Shaykhān in Afghanistan is from April through October. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Shaykhān is 28°C in July and the lowest is 3°C in January.
In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Shaykhān per month, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.
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Shaykhān has a semi-arid climate. 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.
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Shaykhān weather by month
What is the average Shaykhān 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.
The weather for Shaykhān over the next 14 days will be 2°C till 13° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Shaykhān?
Shaykhān is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line 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 1 h. 40 min.
What are the nearest airports to Shaykhān?
These are the airports closests to Shaykhān:
- Hamid Karzai International Airport (KBL) – 186 km in Kabul
How big is Shaykhān?
The surface area of Shaykhān is 27 km².
What is the currency of Shaykhān?
In Shaykhān, the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 7 February 2023
- 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 Shaykhān?
The area code to call Shaykhān is +93.