in Batken, Kyrgyzstan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.063 and 70.819 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 3' 45" and E 70° 49' 9"
Currency and Currency Code:
Som - KGS
Spoken languages:
Kirghiz, Uzbek, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:58 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Bishkek
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:32 am and 6:23 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 Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Kyrgyzstan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Kyrgyzstan. Last Update: 2021-01-22 08:22:59

Delve into Batken

Batken in Batken with it's 10,155 habitants is located in Kyrgyzstan about 275 mi (or 443 km) south-west of Bishkek, the country's capital town.

Current time in Batken is now 06:58 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bishkek with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Batken, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Fergana Airport in Uzbekistan in a distance of 53 mi (or 85 km). The closest airport in Kyrgyzstan is Osh Airport in a distance of 111 mi (or 85 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 Tajik National Park (Mountains of the Pamirs) in Tajikistan at a distance of 120 mi (or 193 km).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chek, Kara-Bak, Isfara, Boz-Adyr and Samarkandyk. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 3°C / 38 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Evening Temperature 0°C / 33 °F
Night Temperature -1°C / 29 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 64%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Strong breeze with 19 km/h (12 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 23rd of January 2021

-0°C (31 °F)
-1°C (29 °F)
Scattered clouds, calm.

Sunday, 24th of January 2021

-1°C (31 °F)
-2°C (28 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.

Monday, 25th of January 2021

1°C (34 °F)
-1°C (30 °F)
Broken clouds, calm.

Videos from this area

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Мал базары (Баткен, Кыргызстан)

Published: March 30, 2010
Length: 53:59 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: kgbasmach

БатМУ тамашоу

Published: March 10, 2013
Length: 42:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Жунус момуналиев

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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.


Batken (also called Batkent) is a small town of about 12,000 population, in southwestern Kyrgyzstan, on the southern fringe of the Fergana Valley. Its geographical location is {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:40|4|N|70|50|E|region:KG_type:city(12,000)|| | |name= }}. It is the capital of the Batken Province.

Located at 40.0667, 70.8333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Batken Province

Batken District

Batken is a raion (district) of Batken Province in south-western Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Batken.:

Located at 40.05, 70.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Batken Province

Batken Airport

Batken Airport is an airport serving Batken, a town in the Batken Province of Kyrgyzstan. The Russian IATA code for Batken Airport is БАТ. Batken Airport started its operations in 1940s as a landing strip. The current runway and terminal were built in 1984. It is a regional class 3C airport. The runway has a weight limit of 22 tonnes, and has no instrument landing facilities and operates only during daylight hours.

Located at 40.0425, 70.8381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kyrgyzstan, Airports built in the Soviet Union,

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Batken, Баткен, Batkén, باتکێن, بادکند, बातकेन, バトケン, 밧켄, Batkenas, Batkena, Botken, 巴特肯