Kunduz, Afghanistan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Kunduz, Afghanistan? If you're planning to go to Kunduz, this article contains some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Kunduz, Afghanistan

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

Important essentials for Kunduz, Afghanistan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you are traveling to Kunduz in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

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February

February for Kunduz is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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March

If you go to Kunduz in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

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April

If you go to Kunduz in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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May

If you are traveling to Kunduz in May, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Kunduz in June, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

July here very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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August

Traveling to Kunduz in August, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

Traveling to Kunduz in October, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in Kunduz can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains once in a while.

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December

December in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains regularly.

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