Several months of the year it is warm to hot at temperatures continuously above 25 degrees centigrade, sometimes up to 40 degrees. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is from June to September. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.
› Overview: Climate in Afghanistan
› Duration of daylight and sunshine in Afghanistan
Precipitation in mm/day
The most important cities in the region of Balkh
Balkh is a part of Afghanistan and has an east-west extension of about 80 km. From north to south it is approximately 40 km. The biggest cities are Mazar-e Sharif and Balkh. The local time is now Wednesday, 2:00 pm.