The best times to visit Quetta for ideal weather are

March 19th to May 27th

or

August 27th to November 11th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

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Weather in Quetta

Temperature

Average temperatures in Quetta vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Quetta, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 98.2°F (36.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.4°F (23°C) at night.

Quetta Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Quetta Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Quetta Perceived Temperature (F)

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Quetta Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Quetta Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 52.5 40.1 27.5
Feb 55.4 44.3 32.6
Mar 68.3 55.1 41.6
Apr 78.3 65 50.9
May 88.3 75.3 60
Jun 95.1 82.5 68.4
Jul 97.4 85.1 72.6
Aug 94.7 82 69.2
Sep 88.2 73.7 58.6
Oct 78.6 62.9 46.9
Nov 66.7 51.6 36.7
Dec 55.7 41.8 28.6

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 11.4 4.5 -2.5
Feb 13 6.8 0.3
Mar 20.2 12.8 5.3
Apr 25.7 18.3 10.5
May 31.3 24.1 15.6
Jun 35.1 28.1 20.2
Jul 36.3 29.5 22.6
Aug 34.8 27.8 20.7
Sep 31.2 23.2 14.8
Oct 25.9 17.2 8.3
Nov 19.3 10.9 2.6
Dec 13.2 5.4 -1.9


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Quetta are July, October, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late May. For example, on the week of May 21st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid February with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of February 19th.

When can you find snow in Quetta? Weather stations report a very small amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to mid January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Quetta is often around around January 15th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chanceof Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Quetta.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Quetta (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 14% 0.6 2.1
Feb 16% 0 2.9
Mar 9% 0 4.3
Apr 12% 0 2.4
May 5% 0 0.7
Jun 2% 0 0.3
Jul 0% 0 0.1
Aug 2% 0 0.2
Sep 2% 0 0.4
Oct 1% 0 0.2
Nov 5% 0 1.3
Dec 4% 0 0.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 1.5 5.3
Feb 16 0 7.4
Mar 9 0 10.9
Apr 12 0 6.1
May 5 0 1.8
Jun 2 0 0.8
Jul 0 0 0.3
Aug 2 0 0.5
Sep 2 0 1
Oct 1 0 0.5
Nov 5 0 3.3
Dec 4 0 1.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Quetta has some comfortably humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is June (24.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (47.3%).

Wind in Quetta is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by June and May. July’s average wind speed of around 11.8 knots (13.6 MPH or 21.9 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May where average top sustained speeds reach 22.7 knots, which is considered a strong breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Quetta.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 6.8 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Feb 9.5 Gentle breeze 16.8 Significant breeze
Mar 9.4 Gentle breeze 17 Significant breeze
Apr 10.4 Gentle breeze 18.5 Strong breeze
May 11 Significant breeze 20.6 Significant breeze
Jun 11.2 Significant breeze 18.8 Strong breeze
Jul 11.8 Significant breeze 17.4 Significant breeze
Aug 10.9 Gentle breeze 16.6 Significant breeze
Sep 8.5 Gentle breeze 15.1 Significant breeze
Oct 7.3 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Nov 6.7 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Dec 6.4 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 47.3%
Feb 47.1%
Mar 43%
Apr 38%
May 28.4%
Jun 24.4%
Jul 27.9%
Aug 28.2%
Sep 28.1%
Oct 29.7%
Nov 37.7%
Dec 41.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Quetta?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat unsafe, especially in some areas. As of Jan 18, 2018 there are strong travel warnings and regional advisories for Pakistan; avoid non-essential travel and all travel to some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Quetta, Pakistan is August, followed by May and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Quetta in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.3 in February means 55.3% of the tourists vs. August.


Overall Quetta Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.5°F (33.6°C) and 62°F (16.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Quetta, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.4°F (31.9°C) and 62.5°F (16.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Quetta to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 62°F (16.7°C) and 49.4°F (9.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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