Afghanistan’s Climate
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[9c] The authors of the books mentioned above all agree that the climate of this country varies according to whether the locales are in the highlands or lowlands. The country’s northern and western regions experience freezing winter temperatures. The temperature usually goes down to 20 degrees and on rare occasions to 12 degrees, which is difficult to believe. Summer temperature in the eastern and southern parts of the country does not exceed 105 degrees while the cold there ranges from 50 down…

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“Afghanistan’s Climate”, in: History of Afghanistan, Translated and edited by R.D. McChesney, M.M. Khorrami. Consulted online on 27 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004256064_hao_COM_000009>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: 9789004234918, 20121219



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