in Khowst, Afghanistan
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 33.340 and 69.920 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 33° 20' 22" and E 69° 55' 13"
- 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: 08:50 PM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kabul
- UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:22 am and 5:43 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
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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: 2021-02-25 08:32:32
Khōst in Khowst with it's 96,123 residents is a town located in Afghanistan about 93 mi (or 149 km) south-east of Kabul, the country's capital place.
Time in Khōst is now 08:50 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Khōst. The closest airport in Afghanistan is Khost Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Shaykh Amir Kelay, `Ali Sher `Alaqahdari, Khulbisat, Zorkot and Maidan Khulah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 67 °F
|Morning Temperature||11°C / 52 °F|
|Evening Temperature||18°C / 64 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from North-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 60% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Friday, 26th of February 2021
16°C (62 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Saturday, 27th of February 2021
15°C (60 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 28th of February 2021
15°C (59 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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Windows 7 Computer Information By Eng Zahir jan (Mashghul)
دګرانووروڼواوخیویندودپاره ظاهرپه خپله پښتوژبه د وینډوز۷ زده کړې پروګرام په پام کې لري.
In Afghanistan, our convoy was waiting for EOD to arrive and detonate an IED in the road. I was standing by this red, nasty, sewage runoff and decided to go to the front of our perimeter......
Snow In Khost Afghanistan ⛷
اسلام موعلیکوم ګرانو دوستانو الله دی وکی چی روغ او جوړ وی او دی صحت جامه باندی پاټ وی دوستانو دی نوی ویډیو...
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Al Sadeeq training camp
The Al-Sadeeq training camp is one of the training camps in Afghanistan, near Khost, that American intelligence officials have asserted were used to train individuals with ties to al Qaeda or the Taliban. Salah Muhammad Salih Al Dhabi was accused of attending the Al-Sadeeq training camp, in the factors favoring continued detention, presented to his Administrative Review Board. Al Dhabi said he did not complete his training program, stating he attended the camp, for a week, in 1997.
The Khost Airfield is situated 2 miles southeast of the town of Khost, Afghanistan and 9 miles northeast of the Pakistan border in a valley surrounded by high terrains from West and East.
Camp Chapman attack
The Camp Chapman attack was a suicide attack against Forward Operating Base Chapman, a key facility of the Central Intelligence Agency in Afghanistan, on December 30, 2009. The base is located near the eastern Afghan city of Khost, in a stronghold of the Taliban movement. One of the main tasks of the CIA operatives stationed at the base was to provide information for drone attacks against targets in Pakistan.
Khowst Airfield is a military airfield in Afghanistan.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Khōst.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Matun, Khōst, Matūn, Khost, Khowst, خوست, متون, KHT, Хост