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What is the climate in Afghanistan?

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Answered 2011-06-14 07:47:56

Afghanistan has a continental climate, the summers are warm and winters cold, due to the great mountainous extension. The temperatures vary daily according to the season and depending on the altitude.

Great parts of the country undergo drought and the fresh water availability is limited. Mainly it rains between October and April, with an annual average precipitation of 300mm.

Afghanistan also experiences earthquakes frequently.

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