Surkh Qal‘ah weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Surkh Qal‘ah

The best time to visit in Surkh Qal‘ah in Afghanistan is from May until September, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Surkh Qal‘ah is 23°C in July and the lowest is -4°C in January.

Surkh Qal‘ah has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Surkh Qal‘ah 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 Surkh Qal‘ah by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) -4 -4 0 7 15 19 23 21 18 11 3 -2
Precipitation (mm) 35 47 39 34 29 6 3 2 2 8 22 10

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14 day weather forecast Surkh Qal‘ah

The weather for in Surkh Qal‘ah will be 6° till 8° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 24 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Monday 25 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-4°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 26 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
2.1 cm 3.6 mm 90% 2 m/s 4
Wednesday 27 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
6.3 cm 6.1 mm 95% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-5°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 2
Friday 29 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-3°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 1 m/s 4
Saturday 30 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 31 Oct Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Monday 1 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-2°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4
Tuesday 2 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
0 cm 0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
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Climate Surkh Qal‘ah

Surkh Qal‘ah 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 Surkh Qal‘ah is 9° degrees and there is about 236 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 242 days a year with an average humidity of 50% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Surkh Qal‘ah

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) -4 -4 0 7 15 19 23 21 18 11 3 -2
Night temp. (°C) -19 -18 -12 -2 6 9 11 11 7 2 -5 -14
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 35 47 39 34 29 6 3 2 2 8 22 10
Days with rain 5 4 7 9 13 4 2 2 2 3 4 4
Days with snow 15 17 17 10 1 - - - - 1 10 9
Dry days 11 7 7 11 17 26 29 29 28 27 16 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 8 11 12 12 12 12 12 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 1 2 3 4 5 5 5 4 2 2 2

Surkh Qal‘ah weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Surkh Qal‘ah? 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 Surkh Qal‘ah?

Surkh Qal‘ah is located in Afghanistan. It lies in a straight line at 13,817 km from Wellington.

The coordinates of Surkh Qal‘ah are:

  • Latitude: 34.543633
  • Longitude: 67.017717

The GPS coordinates are 34° 32' N, 67° 1' E

How long is the flight to Surkh Qal‘ah?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Surkh Qal‘ah is approximately 17 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Surkh Qal‘ah?

These are the airports closests to Surkh Qal‘ah:

  • Hamid Karzai International Airport (201 km) – Kabul

How big is Surkh Qal‘ah?

The area of Surkh Qal‘ah is around 37 km².

What is the currency of Surkh Qal‘ah?

In Surkh Qal‘ah the Afghan afghani (AFN) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 24 October 2021

  • 1 Afghan afghani = 53.05 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.019 Afghan afghani
  • 10 Afghan afghani = 530.54 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 0.19 Afghan afghani
  • 100 Afghan afghani = 5,305.40 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 1.88 Afghan afghani

What is the area code of Surkh Qal‘ah?

The area code to call Surkh Qal‘ah is +93.