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Jalalabad Destination Guide

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Jalalabad in the region of Nangarhār with it's 200,331 inhabitants is a town in Afghanistan - some 73 mi (or 118 km) East of Kabul, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Jalalabad is now 03:12 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Kabul" with an UTC offset of 4.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sheywah, Shegay, Savati, Mehtar Lam, Khost or Gandah Chashmah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Khush Gunbad, Karez-e Kabir, Jalalabad, Qal'ah-ye Maslakh, Bandah-ye Qazia and Biland Ghar. We encountered some videos in the web. 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

23°C / 73 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1014.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 30% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Saturday, 20th of April 2019
Overcast clouds, light breeze.
Overcast clouds Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Sunday, 21st of April 2019
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Monday, 22nd of April 2019
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Broken clouds Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)


Walking in Jalalabad

05:11 min ( October 28, 2011 by mkrtjp)
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Market in Jalalabad city, Ningrahar province, AFGHANISTAN. 20 Sep.2011

Walking in Jalalabad-3

05:05 min ( October 29, 2011 by mkrtjp)
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Working in Jalalabad. They are my good friends who help me anytime

Walking in Jalalabad-4

06:32 min ( October 29, 2011 by mkrtjp)
Views: 2,096 - Rating: 5/5

My friends in Jalalabad

Battlefield 2 Veteran Road To Jalalabad...

10:00 min ( December 29, 2011 by TechCitySoftware)
Views: 181 - Rating: 5/5

So, this is an ingame video of my BF2 sniper fun in the Road to Jalalabad map. Its on Veteran, and its damn fun. This comes out of three parts, all of which I have ready and will upload them as soon a...

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Interesting facts about this location

Jalalabad Airport

Jalalabad Airport is located 3 miles (5 km) southeast of Jalalabad city in Afghanistan. This airport is currently being used only for military purposes and sometimes the United Nations' aircraft use this airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 70.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Afghanistan, Buildings and structures in Nangarhar Province

Nangarhar University

Nangarhar University (Pashto: د ننګرهار پوهنتون‎) is a government-funded higher learning institution in Jalalabad, Afghanistan. It is the second largest university in Afghanistan. It has approximately 25 faculty and 3,500 students. Nangarhar University was established in 1962 as a medical college. It was later merged with other local colleges to become a full-fledged university.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 70.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1962, Nangarhar University, Schools in Nangarhar Province, Schools of medicine in Afghanistan, Universities in Afghanistan


Darūntah (Khayrow Khel) is a village in Jalalabad District of Nangarhar province. It is located next to Jalalabad city on route AO1 in Afghanistan. It gave its name to the Derunta training camp located north of the village, across the Darunta Dam.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 70.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Nangarhar Province

Maruf, Afghanistan

The town of Maruf is the center of Maruf District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan at 1744 m altitude. It is the place where Ahmad Shah Durani lived his last years and died.

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Located at 34.43, 70.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kandahar Province

Derunta training camp

The Derunta training camp (also transliterated as Darunta) was one of the most well-known of many military training camps that have been alleged to have been affiliated with al Qaeda.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.43, 70.45 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Al-Qaeda facilities, History of Nangarhar Province

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