Charkh
in Logar, Afghanistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
33.797 and 68.937 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 33° 47' 49" and E 68° 56' 14"
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: 01:31 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kabul
UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:47 am and 6:54 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
References
This place on Geonames.org
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: 2022-05-24 08:21:34

Delve into Charkh

Charkh in Logar is a town located in Afghanistan about 52 mi (or 84 km) south of Kabul, the country's capital town.

Time in Charkh is now 01:31 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Charkh. The closest airport in Afghanistan is Sharana Airstrip in a distance of 47 mi (or 75 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley in a distance of 96 mi (or 155 km), North-West.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Baraki Barak, Pul-e `Alam, Markaz-e Sayyidabad, Khoshi and Gardez. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 21°C / 70 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 10%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 25th of May 2022

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 26th of May 2022

27°C (80 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 27th of May 2022

26°C (79 °F)
21°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Shank - The Beginning.mp4

Published: July 26, 2010
Length: 13:29 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: FaSTSurgeon

Slide show of the 909th FST during their first 30 days of deployment of OEF 10.


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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.

Charkh District

Charkh District is situated in the southern part of Logar Province, Afghanistan. Kharwar District was created from the former big Charkh District. The population is 39,400 (2006). The district center is the village of Charkh, located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33.7967|N|68.9411|E||||| | |name= }} at 2108 m altitude in a river valley. The district is mountainous and the winters here are severe and some villages are isolated for long periods.

Located at 33.7967, 68.9411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Logar Province


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Čarkh, Charkh, چرخ