Barg-e Matāl
in Nuristan, Afghanistan

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.673 and 71.343 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 40' 22" and E 71° 20' 36"
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: 10:25 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Asia/Kabul
UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:53 am and 6:48 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: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Touring Barg-e Matāl

Barg-e Matāl in Nuristan is a town located in Afghanistan about 146 mi (or 235 km) north-east of Kabul, the country's capital place.

Time in Barg-e Matāl is now 10:25 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 9 airports nearby Barg-e Matāl, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Chitral Airport in Pakistan in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km). The closest airport in Afghanistan is Jalalabad Airport in a distance of 100 mi (or 48 km), North-East. 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 99 mi (or 160 km).

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chitral, Naray, Parun, Asmar and Kuran wa Munjan. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1007 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 4% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 3rd of August 2021

26°C (78 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 4th of August 2021

25°C (78 °F)
18°C (65 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Thursday, 5th of August 2021

25°C (77 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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US ARMY troops stand by for 2, 1000 pound JDAM's.

Published: July 11, 2012
Length: 57:17 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Vittorio Dominguez

US ARMY troops stand by for 2, 1000 pound JDAM's. We thought that we had two more incoming but sadly we did not, hahah. Barge Matal Afghanistan July 12-22 2009 00:15 (First) 00:19 (2nd)

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Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Barg-e Matāl.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Lutdeh, Bragamata, Baṟge Matāl, Bragamatal, Barg-e Maṯāl, Barg-e Matāl, برگ متال, Bargi-Matal’