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Peshawar in the region of North-West Frontier Province with it's 1,218,773 inhabitants is a place in Pakistan - some 86 mi (or 139 km) West of Islamabad, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Peshawar in Pakistan

Current time in Peshawar is now 02:29 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Karachi" with an UTC offset of 5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sarāi Malik Wazīr, Dheri Baghbanda, Kabul, Jalalabad, Basawul or Yūsufābād. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw 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

33°C / 91 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 93 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 4%
Air Humidity 74%
Air Pressure 944.2 hPa
Wind Speed with 2 km/h (2 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 8% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 25°C (78 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 32°C (90 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)

Videos

Arbab farooq and qazi ajmal flying from ...

07:56 min ( June 10, 2012 by Qazi Ajmal)
Views: 1,762 - Rating: 5/5

Joy rider Abab Farooq was so happy fly with me. and weather is hazy but almost no wind and hands free flying

Edwardes College Peshawar 2012 B A (THE ...

05:06 min ( May 18, 2012 by Muhammad Asim)
Views: 2,256 - Rating: 5/5

LAST TIME OF 4TH YEAR STUDENTS AT EDWARDES COLLEGE PESHAWAR


RARE 1968 PHOTOS OF PESHAWAR PAKISTAN AN...

10:27 min ( May 21, 2010 by Bryan Nelson)
Views: 9,774 - Rating: 5/5

Photo Video of the City of Peshawar Pakistan and The Khyber Pass taken in 1968 when iwas in the USAF Security Service stationed at Peshawar Air Station in Badaber

Antique Fire Engines' Renovation in Pesh...

07:02 min ( October 02, 2010 by peshawargallery)
Views: 2,006 - Rating: 4.63636/5

The fire engines were featured in this clip two years ago: www.youtube.com "Save these antique fire engines in Peshawar" 2008 This is an update: Finally some GREAT news, thanks to efforts of private e...


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Interesting facts about this location

Arbab Niaz Stadium

Arbab Niaz Stadium is a Test cricket ground in Peshawar, Khyber Pukhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It replaced the Peshawar Club Ground as the home ground for the Peshawar cricket team in 1985. The ground has hosted 17 ODIs since 1984 (including two where no play was possible), and seven Test matches since 1995, most recently in 2003. The ground has a seating capacity of 20,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.01, 71.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cricket grounds in Pakistan, Peshawar, Stadiums in Pakistan, Test cricket grounds in Pakistan

Bala Hissar, Peshawar

Bala Hissar is one of the most historic places of Peshawar. The word Bala Hissar is from Dari Persian, meaning, “elevated or high fort”. The name was given by the Pashtun King Timur Shah Durrani (1773–1793), who used the fort as the winter capital of the Afghan Durrani Empire, with the summer capital being in Kabul. The Sikh empire who conquered Peshawar in the early 19th century named it Samir Garh in 1834 but the name did not become popular.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.01, 71.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Pakistan, Forts in Pakistan, Peshawar, Sikh places

Lady Reading Hospital

The Lady Reading Hospital is located at Peshawar in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa of Pakistan. It is one of the most important Post Graduate Medical Institute in Pakistan. It is also called loye (big) huspatal (hospital) and Gernali Huspatal. It is named after Lady Reading, the wife of the Viceroy of India, Lord Reading. It is the biggest hospital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province providing tertiary care facilities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.01, 71.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1924 establishments in India, Hospitals established in 1924, Hospitals in Pakistan, Peshawar

Latifabad

Latifabad, Sindhi: لطيف آباد) is a town in the southern suburbs of the city of Hyderabad, in Sindh, Pakistan.

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Located at 34.01, 71.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Neighbourhoods of Hyderabad, Sindh

Bacha Khan International Airport

Bacha Khan International Airport, previously called Peshawar International Airport, is an international airport located in the city of Peshawar in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Located about a 10-minute drive from the centre of Peshawar, it is the fourth busiest airport in Pakistan. One unusual feature is that one end of the main runway is crossed by a railway line -- the seldom-used Khyber train safari to Landi Kotal in the Khyber Pass.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 34.01, 71.58 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Peshawar, Peshawar

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