in Samangān, Afghanistan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
36.265 and 68.016 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 36° 15' 52" and E 68° 0' 55"
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: 10:39 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Kabul
UTC/GMT offset: 4.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:15 am and 5:08 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

Delve into Aībak

Aībak in Samangān with it's 47,823 habitants is a town located in Afghanistan about 137 mi (or 220 km) north-west of Kabul, the country's capital town.

Time in Aībak is now 10:39 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kabul with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Aībak. The closest airport in Afghanistan is Mazar I Sharif Airport in a distance of 54 mi (or 87 km), North-West. 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 99 mi (or 159 km), South.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Langar, Khulm, Hukumati Dahanah-ye Ghori, Baghlan and Duab. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 18%
Air Pressure 1021 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 27th of October 2021

19°C (67 °F)
16°C (62 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Thursday, 28th of October 2021

15°C (59 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 29th of October 2021

16°C (62 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.

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فصل بهار سال ١٣٩٧ منطقه لرغان ولايت سمنگان samangan

Published: April 19, 2018
Length: 12:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Amazing Movies

سرسبزي و طروات هواي گوارا منطقه لرغان ولايت سمنگان.

ولایت سمنگان قریه دلخگی

Published: May 25, 2019
Length: 34:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Naimatullah Samangani

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Haibak is a town of Afghanistan in the Samangan Province and is a former khanate of Afghan Turkestan. The valley of Haibak, which is 3,100 feet above sea level, is fertile and richly cultivated. The town, which is famed in Persian legend, is now very small and does not appear on most maps. Due to its location, Haibak has been influenced by Buddhist, Islamic and Turkic and Persian peoples.

Located at 36.25, 68 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Samangan Province

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Eybak, Samagan, Aibak, Haibak, Āybak, Samangān, آیبک, سمنگان, Aībak, ایبک, Саманган