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

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Traveling to Lashkargah, Afghanistan? If you're planning to go to Lashkargah, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Lashkargah, Afghanistan

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

Important essentials for Lashkargah, Afghanistan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

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January

If you visit Lashkargah during January, you may find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet about two thirds of the time.

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February

February in Lashkargah is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Lashkargah during March, you will probably notice that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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April

If you go to Lashkargah in April, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

If you vacation in Lashkargah during May, you might notice that it is sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain almost every day of the month.

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June

In June, Lashkargah is a scorcher. Temperatures routinely are in the 100s F (low 40s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Lashkargah, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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July

If you go to Lashkargah in July, you will notice that it is sizzling. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 100s F (low 40s C).

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August

If you visit Lashkargah during August, you may see that it is unbearably hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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September

September for Lashkargah is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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October

October in Lashkargah is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month.

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November

If you visit Lashkargah during November, you may see that it is balmy. 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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December

December in Lashkargah can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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