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Shawaz Destination Guide

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Shawaz in the region of Lowgar is a town located in Afghanistan - some 51 mi (or 82 km) South of Kabul, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Shawaz

Local time in Shawaz is now 03:26 AM (Saturday). 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: Srah Kala, Siah Koh, Shaykhan, Sepech, Samad Khel or Islamabad. When in this area, you might want to check out Tandan, Shawaz, Sarwan Khel, Sar Toran, Sahib Chinah and Bar Nur Khel as well. We found some clips 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

-1°C / 30 °F Snow
Morning Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Evening Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Night Temperature -5°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 96%
Air Pressure 759.9 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Snow

Saturday, 19th of January 2019
Snow, calm, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: -2°C (28 °F)
Night: -1°C (31 °F)
Sunday, 20th of January 2019
Snow, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Snow Day: -2°C (29 °F)
Night: -13°C (10 °F)
Monday, 21st of January 2019
Light snow, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: -4°C (25 °F)
Night: -15°C (5 °F)

Videos

Real combat afghanistan 2009

04:57 min ( April 05, 2009 by jackhignite)
Views: 26,472 - Rating: 3.78788/5

Combat

Sir Zaid Hamid On Pakistan City Life and...

02:24 min ( July 23, 2012 by rexzonelovers)
Views: 44 - Rating: 0/5

In reality that event issimply a particularly convenient launching pad for talking about some of the violentconflicts, identity crises, power struggles and practical problems that hold hostagethe peop...


Windy in Afghanistan

00:17 min ( February 08, 2010 by Freddie Cox)
Views: 35 - Rating: 0/5

Windy Day in Afghanistan

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Interesting facts about this location

Tera Pass

The Tera Pass is the primary route connecting Logar and Paktia provinces in Afghanistan. The pass was unimproved until 2006, when construction of a paved surface was completed as part of the ongoing international reconstruction effort.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.79, 69.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Mountain passes of Afghanistan, Transport in Afghanistan

Charkh District

Charkh District is situated in the southern part of Logar Province, Afghanistan. Kharwar District was created from the former big Charkh District. The population is 39,400 (2006). The district center is the village of Charkh, located on {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:33.7967|N|68.9411|E||||| | |name= }} at 2108 m altitude in a river valley. The district is mountainous and the winters here are severe and some villages are isolated for long periods.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.79, 69.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Logar Province

Gardez Air Base

Gardez Air Base is a military facility in Paktia Province, Afghanistan. The airbase was used as a regional collection center in the program to disarm Afghanistan's local militias.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.79, 69.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Military installations of Afghanistan, Paktia Province

Pul-i-Alam

Pul-i-Alam is the provincial capital of Logar Province, Afghanistan as well as of Pul-i-Alam District. The population of Pul-i-Alam is estimated at around 108,000, which is composed of Pashtuns, Tajiks Pul-i-Alam has undergone massive reconstruction work after the fall of Taliban. A provincial reconstruction team PRT Logar of the Czech Republic is based in Pul-i-Alam.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 33.79, 69.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Logar Province

Quote of the moment

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail

Ralph Waldo Emerson