Gilkanah weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Gilkanah

The best time to visit in Gilkanah 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 Gilkanah is 26°C in July and the lowest is 1°C in January.

Gilkanah has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Gilkanah 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 Gilkanah by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 1 1 7 13 18 23 26 25 21 15 8 4
Precipitation (mm) 5 14 6 7 7 1 0 0 0 2 4 2

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14 day weather forecast Gilkanah

The weather for in Gilkanah will be around 9° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0.1 mm 10% 5 m/s 2
Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 5
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 5
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
11°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
12°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 4
Sunday 31 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
10°
0.1 mm 20% 8 m/s 4
Monday 1 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
0.3 mm 25% 8 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Tuesday 2 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Wednesday 3 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Thursday 4 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
-1°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 4
Friday 5 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 4
Saturday 6 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Sunday 7 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Monday 8 Nov Precip Chance Wind UV
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4

Climate Gilkanah

Gilkanah 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 Gilkanah 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 Gilkanah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 1 1 7 13 18 23 26 25 21 15 8 4
Night temp. (°C) -8 -7 -1 4 9 12 15 14 10 6 0 -5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 5 14 6 7 7 1 0 0 0 2 4 2
Days with rain 3 5 4 7 5 1 1 - 1 2 3 2
Days with snow 3 4 1 - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 25 19 26 23 26 29 30 31 29 29 27 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 12 13 11 9 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 3 4 5 5 5 5 4 3 2 2

Gilkanah weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Gilkanah? 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 Gilkanah?

Gilkanah is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 1,052 km from New Delhi.

The coordinates of Gilkanah are:

  • Latitude: 35.158826
  • Longitude: 69.163807

The GPS coordinates are 35° 9' N, 69° 9' E

How long is the flight to Gilkanah?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Gilkanah is approximately 1 h. 50 min.

What are the nearest airports to Gilkanah?

These are the airports closests to Gilkanah:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (66 km) – Kabul
  • Peshawar International Airport (251 km) – Peshāwar
  • Chitral Airport (252 km) – Chitrāl

How big is Gilkanah?

The area of Gilkanah is around 51 km².

What is the currency of Gilkanah?

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

Exchange rates on 26 October 2021

  • 1 Afghan afghani = 1.03 Indian rupee
  • 1 Indian rupee = 0.97 Afghan afghani
  • 10 Afghan afghani = 10.35 Indian rupee
  • 10 Indian rupee = 9.66 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 103.48 Indian rupee
  • 100 Indian rupee = 96.64 Afghan afghani

What is the area code of Gilkanah?

The area code to call Gilkanah is +93.