Climate Shēr-e Surkh

Shēr-e Surkh 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 Shēr-e Surkh is 26° degrees and there is about 95 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 309 days a year with an average humidity of 24% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate Shēr-e Surkh by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 13 14 22 27 34 38 39 38 33 27 20 14
Night temp. (°C) 5 7 13 18 23 25 25 23 18 13 9 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 11 27 24 13 4 0 0 0 1 2 6 6
Days with rain 6 7 8 7 3 - 1 1 1 1 3 2
Dry days 25 21 23 23 28 30 30 30 29 30 27 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 10 12 12 13 12 12 12 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 6 7 8 8 8 7 6 5 4 3

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Best time to visit Shēr-e Surkh

The best time to visit Shēr-e Surkh in Afghanistan is from March and April and October and November. In this period you have a warm temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Shēr-e Surkh is 39°C in July and the lowest is 13°C in January.

Shēr-e Surkh weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Shēr-e Surkh?

Shēr-e Surkh is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line 1,153 km from New Delhi.

The coordinates of Shēr-e Surkh are:

  • Latitude: 31.572949
  • Longitude: 65.711847

The GPS coordinates are 31° 34' N, 65° 42' E

How long is the flight to Shēr-e Surkh?

The flight time from Indira Gandhi to Shēr-e Surkh is approximately 2 hours.

How big is Shēr-e Surkh?

The surface area of Shēr-e Surkh is 744 km².

What is the currency of Shēr-e Surkh?

In Shēr-e Surkh, the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 8 June 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 Shēr-e Surkh?

The area code to call Shēr-e Surkh is +93.

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