weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Shakarmān
The best time to visit Shakarmān in Afghanistan is from March through May and September through November. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Shakarmān is 36°C in July and the lowest is 12°C in January.
In the table below you can quickly see the average monthly weather in Shakarmān, the monthly temperatures or when the precipitation is the highest. Average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
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Shakarmān has a semi-arid climate. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Shakarmān is 25° degrees and there is about 180 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 210 days a year with an average humidity of 31% and an UV-index of 5.
Climate Shakarmān by month
Shakarmān weather by month
What is the average Shakarmān 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 Shakarmān over the next 14 days will be 24°C till 41° with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Shakarmān?
Shakarmān is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line 953 km from New Delhi.
The coordinates of Shakarmān are:
- Latitude: 34.721779
- Longitude: 70.149574
The GPS coordinates are 34° 43' N, 70° 8' E
How long is the flight to Shakarmān?
The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Shakarmān is approximately 1 h. 50 min.
What are the nearest airports to Shakarmān?
These are the airports closests to Shakarmān:
- Hamid Karzai International Airport (KBL) – 88 km in Kabul
How big is Shakarmān?
The surface area of Shakarmān is 125 km².
What is the currency of Shakarmān?
In Shakarmān, the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used for payment.
Exchange rates on 28 May 2023
- 1 Indian rupee = 1.03 Afghan afghani
- 1 Afghan afghani = 0.97 Indian rupee
- 100 Indian rupee = 103.48 Afghan afghani
- 100 Afghan afghani = 96.64 Indian rupee
What is the area code of Shakarmān?
The area code to call Shakarmān is +93.