Fayzabad, Afghanistan

The climate of Fayzabad

According to Bridgat, Fayzabad, also known as Feyzabad, is located in northeastern Afghanistan in Badachsjan Province. The city is located on the right bank of the Kokcha River. The river is best known for the mining of the semi-precious stone lapis lazuli, which has a beautiful azure blue color. The city was always very remote, but is now easier to reach due to the arrival of a highway. This has also had a positive influence on the economic growth of Fayzabad. Due to the northern location of Fayzabad, it is a lot colder here than in the southern parts of the country. Especially in the winter months, the mercury can drop considerably below zero. With an average of just above 30 degrees Celsius, the summer months are a lot more bearable than in the rest of the country. On average, a lot of precipitation falls here per year, which is mainly concentrated in the winter months.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of rainfall per month
January 3℃ -7℃ 4 8
February 5℃ -6℃ 4 10
March 11℃ 1℃ 5 13
April 18℃ 6℃ 6 13
May 22℃ 9℃ 8 11
June 29℃ 13℃ 10 6
July 32℃ 16℃ 10 5
August 32℃ 15℃ 10 3
September 27℃ 10℃ 9 3
October 21℃ 6℃ 7 6
November 13℃ 1℃ 6 6
December 6℃ -3℃ 4 8

The weather in Fayzabad

Here you will find the weather forecast for Fayzabad. View the current weather in Fayzabad and the forecast for the coming days, such as the temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Fayzabad. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Fayzabad. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Fayzabad? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In the month of January, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 3 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is -7 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 5 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is -6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 11 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 18 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 13 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 22 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 9 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 11 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 13 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 5 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 10 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in September

In the month of September, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 10 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 21 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 6 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 13 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 1 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in December

In December, the average maximum temperature in Fayzabad is around 6 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is -3 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 4 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 8 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

Fayzabad, Afghanistan