in Viloyati Sughd, Tajikistan

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
40.216 and 69.729 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 40° 12' 56" and E 69° 43' 43"
Currency and Currency Code:
Somoni - TJS
Spoken languages:
Tajik, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:36 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Dushanbe
UTC/GMT offset: 5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:27 am and 4:55 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 Tajikistan in Central Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Tajikistan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Tajikistan. Last Update: 2022-12-04 08:28:30

Explore Ghafurov

Ghafurov in Viloyati Sughd is located in Tajikistan about 127 mi (or 204 km) north-east of Dushanbe, the country's capital.

Local time in Ghafurov is now 08:36 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dushanbe with an UTC offset of 5 hours. We know of 8 airports in the wider vicinity of Ghafurov, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Tajikistan is Khudzhand Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Khujand, Kulundu, Beshkent, Proletar and Nov. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 3°C / 37 °F

Morning Temperature -0°C / 32 °F
Evening Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 40%
Air Pressure 1031 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Monday, 5th of December 2022

0°C (33 °F)
-1°C (30 °F)
Light snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 6th of December 2022

1°C (33 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 7th of December 2022

5°C (40 °F)
2°C (36 °F)
Rain and snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay


1,7 mi
Sir-DAR'JA, D. 7

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

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Canadian in Khujand

Published: October 07, 2011
Length: 06:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Leningradcowgirl

Students from the faculty of journalism filmed me for one of their project, they wanted to present the city of khujand as well as Tajik handicrafts. The narrator speaks in Tajik and me, in Russian. Panshanbe market in Khujand

Published: January 08, 2015
Length: 11:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ToursTV Com

Tajikistan. See on map . Dried Fruits of Khujand

Published: January 08, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
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Author: ToursTV Com

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Published: March 07, 2013
Length: 46:10 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kim Yuen Kwang

Панчшанбе Худжанд июль 2011

Published: December 22, 2011
Length: 45:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Денис Бельков

Панчшанбе Худжанд июль 2011.

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Published: February 18, 2014
Length: 31:06 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: said samadov

Супер Таджикская свадьба.

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Published: March 08, 2015
Length: 47:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Мирҳабиб Комилов

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Published: November 12, 2012
Length: 31:31 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Jamik Ismoil

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МД в Худжанде

Published: November 15, 2013
Length: 30:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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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.

Khujand Airport

Khudjand International Airport is an airport serving Khujand, the second-largest city in Tajikistan. It is located out of the city, in the nearby town of Chkalovsk.

Located at 40.2153, 69.6947 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Khujand, Airports in Tajikistan


Ghafurov is a town in Ghafurov district, Sughd Province, Tajikistan. It has a population of 15,700 (2008 estimate), down from 18,900 in the 1989 census. The town was created in 1965, and until 1978 had the name Sovetabad. In that year it was renamed in honor of Bobojon Ghafurovich Ghafurov, commemorating his term of office as the First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Tajikistan from 1946 to 1956. Ghafurov is the administrative center of Ghafurov district.

Located at 40.22, 69.73 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Tajikistan, Jamoats of Tajikistan

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Ghafurov.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Gafurov, Stantsiya Leninabad, Khodzhent, Sovetabad, Ghafurov, Ғафуроб