Balakurd Destination Guide
Explore Balakurd in Azerbaijan.
Balakurd in the region of Goranboy is located in Azerbaijan - some 161 mi (or 259 km) West of Baku, the country's capital city.
Time in Balakurd is now 12:51 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Baku" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Agdam, Grozny, Zeyvǝ, Zaqatala or Goran. Since you are here already, consider visiting Shurakend, Shakhmetli, Sǝfikürd, Qızılhacılı, Qarasuleymanli and Cinli Boluslu. We also found some pictures.
Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast
|Morning Temperature||-1°C / 30 °F|
|Evening Temperature||-0°C / 31 °F|
|Night Temperature||-8°C / 17 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||972.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 8% of sky|
|General Conditions||Clear sky|
Wednesday, 18th of January 2017Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: -7°C (20 °F)
Thursday, 19th of January 2017Light snow, light breeze, clear sky.
Day: 4°C (39 °F)
Night: -4°C (24 °F)
Friday, 20th of January 2017Snow, calm, broken clouds.
Day: 2°C (36 °F)
Night: -2°C (28 °F)
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Interesting facts about this location
Kəpənəkçi (also, Kapanakchi) is a village in the Goranboy Rayon of Azerbaijan.
Goranboy is a rayon of Azerbaijan. During the Soviet era the region was best known for the oil-cure sanatorium resort of Naftalan, though administratively Naftalan technically counts as an independent city. Naftalan is now starting to operate again following several years of virtual inaction when the resorts were filled with refugees from the Nagorno-Karabagh conflict. Following fighting during the 1991–1992 a small strip in the south of the rayon is controlled by Armenians of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Qarasüleymanlı (also, Karasuleymanly) is a village in the Goranboy Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Goranboy.
Şahməmmədli (also, Shakhmamedli and Shakhmetli) is a village in the Goranboy Rayon of Azerbaijan. The village forms part of the municipality of Goranboy.
Located at 40.59, 46.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Naftalan is a sahar (city) in Azerbaijan, surrounded by the rayon of Goranboy. It is on an agricultural plain near the Lesser Caucasus Mountains. The word naftalan also means a petroleum product which can be obtained there. The word Naftalan, can be traced to the Greek word "naphtha" ("νάφθα"), meaning pertaining to oil, and the Azerbaijani suffix "-alan", which is of the verb "to take" (and literally meaning "oil buyer").
Located at 40.59, 46.84 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
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