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Katswal Destination Guide

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Katswal in the region of Lowgar is a town located in Afghanistan - some 36 mi (or 58 km) South-East of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Katswal

Local time in Katswal is now 08:10 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zerah, Tsaperai, Spinah Tizhah, Spando Kats, Shinwari or Ghwaygizah. When in this area, you might want to check out Sur Kats, Shangay, Usman Khel, Musa Khan Kelay, Kharowti and Aladin as well. We found some clip posted online. 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

16°C / 61 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 53 °F
Night Temperature 1°C / 34 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 767.6 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 20th of October 2018
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 10°C (51 °F)
Night: 1°C (34 °F)
Sunday, 21st of October 2018
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 11°C (51 °F)
Night: 2°C (35 °F)
Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: -8°C (17 °F)


Planet AFGhanistan _beauty of Kabul Bam...

06:02 min ( March 15, 2012 by aDREAMofKabul)
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Ein paar bewegte Bilder von meinem Aufenthalt in Afghanistan im letzten Jahr. Die unglaubliche Schönheit unberührter Landschaften und freundliche und friedliche Menschen. Bilder von Afghanistan, die...

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Interesting facts about this location

Lataband Pass

The Lataband Pass or Kotal-e Lataband, is a mountain pass connecting Afghanistan and Jalalabad on the way to Pakistan in the Karkacha hills between Seh Baba and Butkhak in the Hindukush Range. The name, Lataband, means 'Mountain of Rags' as there was an old belief that people who hung bits of clothing on the bushes along the way, had their wishes granted.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.16, 69.62 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Afghanistan–Pakistan border crossings, Hindu Kush, Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Sites along the Silk Road

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