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Raygay Destination Guide

Explore Raygay in Afghanistan.

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Raygay in the region of Helmand is located in Afghanistan - some 300 mi (or 482 km) South-West of Kabul, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Raygay

Time in Raygay is now 09:22 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Zubayr, Ziarat-e Shah Maqsud, Sangin, Pan Kelah-ye Shamali, Musulmani or Seh Ab. Since you are here already, consider visiting Sur Kian, Sharagah, Raygay, Mazrabad-e Shamali, Karez-e 'Isa Khan and Baydak. We saw some hobby film in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

15°C / 59 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 93%
Air Pressure 931.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 18th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 15°C (60 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Monday, 19th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Tuesday, 20th of November 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)

Videos

Afghan Soldiers Making Bread

00:56 min ( July 22, 2012 by Sean Ramirez)
Views: 214 - Rating: 5/5

Afghan soldiers showing us how to make bread. "Non" is the staple of the Afghan soldier's diet. The soldier rolling the dough slowed down for our video, but was making an average of 10-15 pieces a min...

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Interesting facts about this location

Forward Operating Base Jackson

Forward Operating Base Jackson (FOB Jackson) is a United States military base located just west of Sangin Village, Sangin District, Helmand Province, Afghanistan. It is named after British soldier Private Damien Jackson of the Third Battalion, the Parachute Regiment.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.17, 64.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Helmand Province, Military bases of the United States in Afghanistan

Operation Achilles

Operation Achilles was a NATO operation, part of the war in Afghanistan. Its objective was to clear the Helmand province of the Taliban. The operation began on March 6, 2007. The offensive is the largest NATO-based operation in Afghanistan to date. NATO officials reported that, contrary to previous operations, Taliban fighters were avoiding direct confrontation in favor of guerilla tactics.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.17, 64.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:2007 in Afghanistan, Conflicts in 2007, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Afghanistan, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Canada, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving Denmark, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the Netherlands, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United Kingdom, Military operations of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present) involving the United States, NATO operations in Afghanistan

Sangin

Sangin is a town in Helmand province of Afghanistan, with population of approximately 14,000 people. It is located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:32|4|24|N|64|50|2|E| | |name= }} in the valley of the Helmand River at 888 m altitude, 95 km to the north-east of Lashkar Gah. Sangin is notorious as one of the central locations of the opium trade in the south of the country, and is also a town that has traditionally supported the Taliban.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.17, 64.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Helmand Province

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