Farah, Afghanistan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Farah, Afghanistan? If you're planning to go to Farah, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Farah, Afghanistan

Based on the climate and weather in Farah, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Farah, Afghanistan by month

January

January is cool. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

If you visit Farah during February, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Socks

March

If you go to Farah in March, you will notice that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

April

If you vacation in Farah during April, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

May

May for Farah is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

June

If you vacation in Farah during June, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sarong
  • Light skirts

July

If you are traveling to Farah in July, you will notice that it is sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 100s F (low 40s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sarong
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light skirts
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Extremely light dresses

August

August for Farah is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 100s F (low 40s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin tank or crop tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Extremely thin shorts
  • Extremely light dresses
  • Light skirts
  • Sarong
  • Sandals

September

If you visit Farah during September, you are likely to find that it is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops

October

If you visit Farah during October, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

November

If you visit Farah during November, you are likely to find that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens

December

December in this region is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Farah, Afghanistan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Farah, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Farah

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