Afghanistan - General information
Region region
Capital Kabul
Language Pashto
Currency Afghani
Population 31,108,077
Phone code +93
Coordinates of Afghanistan
Time Zone Asia/Kabul
GMT +4.5
DST +4.5
Latitude 33.000000000
Longitude 66.000000000
Elevation (STRM3) 2260 m.

List of largest cities in Afghanistan

 
Kabul Kabul
Kabul Kabul
3,043,532
Kandahar Kandahar
Kandahar Kandahar
391,190
Mazar-e Sharif Mazar-e Sharif
Mazar-e Sharif Balkh
303,282
Herat Herat
Herat Herat
272,806
Jalalabad Jalalabad
Jalalabad Nangarhar
200,331
Kunduz Kunduz
Kunduz Kunduz
161,902

Weather, climate, temperature by months in Afghanistan

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 38 33 26 21 20 24 28 33 38 41 42 42 42
Average high °C 30 23 16 10 8 10 15 22 28 34 35 34 22
Average temperature °C 22 15 9 4 1 4 9 16 21 26 28 27 15
Average low °C 15 8 2 -1 -3 -1 4 9 14 19 21 20 9
Record low °C 5 -2 -5 -15 -19 -15 -6 -1 5 10 13 11 -19
Rain Days 0 0 1 2 2 3 4 4 1 0 0 0 18
Snow Days 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Fog Days 0 0 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Thunderstorms Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 3
Average precipitation Mm. 4 6 13 26 39 51 68 51 21 3 10 8 299
Relative humidity % 38 42 55 65 68 68 64 59 47 34 37 38 51
Relative humidity morning % 5 5 6 7 7 8 8 8 7 5 5 6 6
Relative humidity evening % 2 3 3 4 5 5 5 4 3 3 3 3 3
Wind speed Km/h 12 11 9 9 11 11 12 12 13 15 16 15 12
Day Length Hours 13 12 11 10 11 11 12 13 15 15 15 14 13
Dew point °C 6 2 -1 -2 -4 -2 3 7 8 8 10 10 44
Growing degree-day °C 359 171 13 0 0 0 24 166 332 484 560 516 2625
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 21 17 12 9 10 13 16 21 25 28 27 24 18
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