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Batroun in the region of Liban-Nord with it's 10,852 inhabitants is located in Lebanon - some 27 mi (or 43 km) North of Beirut, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Batroun in Lebanon

Time in Batroun is now 02:16 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Beirut" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Ouata Barra, Aabeidat or Adana. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films 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

12°C / 54 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature -4°C / 26 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Night Temperature -4°C / 26 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 58%
Air Pressure 898.3 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 3°C (38 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)

Videos

Tripoli 02 road to Batroun Lebanon

02:51 min ( September 15, 2009 by Plan1959)
Views: 1,195 - Rating: 5/5

The road from Tripoli to Batroun-Playdorado

Waterspout near Batroun Lebanon

00:25 min ( November 30, 2008 by totarp21)
Views: 2,903 - Rating: 5/5

A waterspout was formed over the sea near Batoun, Lebanon in November 2008


Lebanon Batroun Playdorado

02:33 min ( September 29, 2009 by Plan1959)
Views: 1,066 - Rating: 5/5

Batroun

01:26 min ( December 07, 2009 by uclvorgv)
Views: 120 - Rating: 0/5

Unión Cultural Líbano Venezolana... www.uclv.org.ve Video: Fouad Khoury


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Interesting facts about this location

Batroun District

Batroun District is a district in the North Governorate, Lebanon, south of Tripoli. The capital is Batroun.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.26, 35.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Batroun District, Districts of Lebanon

Wujah Al Hajar Air Base

Hamat Air Base قاعدة حامات الجوية is a Lebanese Air Force base in Hamat, Lebanon. Built in the mid 1970s and named Pierre Gemayel International Airport by the Kataeb Regulatory Forces to honor the late Pierre Gemayel. The airport was never used as a civilian airport. and its heavily damaged runway (north end with numerous holes as result of airstrikes) have been patched, the airfield is no longer in use as an airbase or airport. The runway is currently being used for auto racing.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.26, 35.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Lebanon, Lebanese Air Force bases, Military of Lebanon

Theoprosopon

Theoprosopon is the Greek name of Lithoprosopon, a cape in north Lebanon, also known today by the name of Râs ach-Chaq’a’. The cape is a situated between the ancient cities of Batroun and Tripoli. The promontory creates a massive barrier that cuts through the coast of Lebanon, making it impossible for travelers to circumvent. Today’s modern, coastal highway runs through two tunnels.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.26, 35.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Landforms of Lebanon, Ramsar sites in Lebanon

Balamand Monastery

The Balamand Monastery (historically called Belmont, Bellimontis ultra Mare or Bellus-Mons), is an Antiochian Orthodox monastery founded in 1157 in Balamand near Tripoli, Lebanon.

More reading: Balamand Monastery homepage
Located at 34.26, 35.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:1157 establishments in Lebanon, Antiochian Orthodox Church, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Christian monasteries in Lebanon, Cistercian monasteries, Greek Orthodox monasteries, Religious organizations established in the 1150s

University of Balamand

The University of Balamand is a private, secular university located at El-Koura, Lebanon. It was founded by the Orthodox Patriarch Ignatius IV of Antioch in 1988. The university's main campus is adjacent to Balamand Monastery, but it has two other campuses in Beirut: One is in Sin el Fil, which houses the majority of the faculty for fine arts, and the other is neighbouring Saint George Hospital in Achrafieh, which houses the faculty for medicine and medical sciences.

More reading: University of Balamand homepage
Located at 34.26, 35.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Education in the Middle East, Educational institutions established in 1988, Universities in Lebanon, University of Balamand

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