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

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

When to go to Jam, Afghanistan

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

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

January

January is freezing. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves
  • Fleeces
  • Sweaters
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof boots
  • Scarf
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat

February

If you go to Jam in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleeces
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Very heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat

March

If you are traveling to Jam in March, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

April in Jam is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

May

Traveling to Jam in May, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella

June

If you are traveling to Jam in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Jam very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Jam in September, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans

October

If you are traveling to Jam in October, you will notice that it is cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Jam in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sweaters
  • Rain coat
  • Heavy jacket

December

If you go to Jam in December, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Expect it to rain sometimes.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Jam, 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 Jam

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