in Kunar, Afghanistan
- Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol (Unesco heritage, 59 mi)
- Taxila (Unesco heritage, 123 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 35.033 and 71.358 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 35° 1' 59" and E 71° 21' 29"
- 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: 10:10 AM (Sunday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kabul
- UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:30 am and 5:45 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Geonames.org
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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Āsmār
Āsmār in Kunar with it's 15,708 habitants is located in Afghanistan about 129 mi (or 207 km) east of Kabul, the country's capital town.
Current time in Āsmār is now 10:10 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Āsmār, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Saidu Sharif Airport in Pakistan in a distance of 58 mi (or 94 km). The closest airport in Afghanistan is Jalalabad Airport in a distance of 66 mi (or 94 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol in Pakistan at a distance of 59 mi (or 96 km).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dangam, Karbori, Naray, Asadabad and Wutahpur. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Evening Temperature||20°C / 67 °F|
|Night Temperature||17°C / 63 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1014 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 6% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Monday, 20th of September 2021
23°C (74 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Tuesday, 21st of September 2021
22°C (71 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Wednesday, 22nd of September 2021
21°C (71 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Videos from this area
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Combat on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border. The fight lasted all day and most of the night. The count was 29 terrorist, 115 goats, and 3 cows slaughterd. Americans 0 casualties! You can see...
Hooking up a sling to a CH47 Chinook in Kunar, Afghanistan
A CH47 Chinook hovers over the LZ at our remote Out Post deep in the mountains of the Kunar Valley, only miles from the Pakistan border. In effort to get supplies and old slings from previous...
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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.
Bar Kunar District
Bar Kunar District is situated in the northeastern part of Kunar Province, Afghanistan. It borders Asadabad district to the southwest, Nuristan Province to the northwest, Nari district to the northeast and Dangam district to the southeast. The population is 19,500 (2006) - all Pashtun. The district center is the village of Asmãr at 983 m altitude in a river valley, located in the most southern part of the district.
Asmar is one of the major cities in northeastern of Kunar province of Afghanistan and is the district center of Bar Kunar district, which is located in the most southern part of the district at 983 m altitude in a river valley.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Āsmār.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Asmar, Āsmā, Asmār, آسمار, Āsmār, اسمار