Rēg-e Bāshah
in Badakhshān, Afghanistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.439 and 70.935 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 26' 20" and E 70° 56' 7"
Currency and Currency Code:
Afghani - AFN
Spoken languages:
Persian, Pushto, Uzbek, Turkmen
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:58 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Kabul
UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:22 am and 7:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Afghanistan in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 5,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Afghanistan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Afghanistan. Last Update: 2020-06-04 07:22:12

Delve into Rēg-e Bāshah

Rēg-e Bāshah in Badakhshān is a town located in Afghanistan about 287 mi (or 463 km) north of Kabul, the country's capital town.

Time in Rēg-e Bāshah is now 10:58 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Rēg-e Bāshah. The closest airport in Afghanistan is Darwaz Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Tajik National Park (Mountains of the Pamirs) in Tajikistan at a distance of 77 mi (or 124 km).

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Maymay, Nusay, Qalaikhumb, Tavildara and Vanj. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 34°C / 93 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 97 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1012 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

34°C (93 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

33°C (91 °F)
26°C (78 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

33°C (91 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Videos from this area

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Passing on the Pamir Highway (8.190) Roof of the World Rally 2009

Published: August 09, 2009
Length: 56:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MurrayJ3

We got a little brave on some of the nicer parts of the road along the Pamir Highway (the second highest highway in the world) and decided to pass some trucks. Soon enough they passed us again...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ṟēg-i-Bāsa, Rīg-e Bāsheh, Rayg-e Bāshah, ریگ باشه, Rēg-e Bāshah