in Nangarhār, Afghanistan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.247 and 70.872 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 14' 50" and E 70° 52' 19"
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: 11:54 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Kabul
UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:47 am and 5:10 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: 2020-01-26 07:22:39

Discover Bāsawul

Bāsawul in Nangarhār with it's 6,835 citizens is a city in Afghanistan about 99 mi (or 159 km) east of Kabul, the country's capital city.

Local time in Bāsawul is now 11:54 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Bāsawul, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Afghanistan is Jalalabad Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 38 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 Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol in Pakistan at a distance of 61 mi (or 99 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Goshtah, Kai, Sangar Saray, Nurgal and Sheywah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 13°C / 55 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 28%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 27th of January 2020

12°C (54 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 28th of January 2020

11°C (52 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Overcast clouds, light breeze.

Wednesday, 29th of January 2020

10°C (50 °F)
5°C (40 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Videos from this area

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RAVEN DDL FOB Shinwar Afghanistan

Published: August 30, 2014
Length: 14:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jim DeMotte

Almost didn't get it back due to the high winds. 116th Military Police Company this was going to be a FOB UAV surveillance/recon mission. A dust storm moved in very rapidly so immediately after...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mohmand Darrah, Bāsawul, Bāsowl, باسول, Basavul’