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Aksut Destination Guide

Delve into Aksut in Turkey!

Aksut in the region of Gümüşhane is located in Turkey - some 341 mi (or 549 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Aksut

Current time in Aksut is now 11:25 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Gaziantep, Erzincan, Diyarbakır, Divrigi, Adıyaman Province or Kürtün. While being here, make sure to check out Yucebelen, Torul, Tokcam, Aksut, Yesil and Budak as well. We also found some pictures.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

11°C / 52 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Night Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1017.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 23rd of April 2019
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 8°C (46 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of April 2019
Overcast clouds.
Overcast clouds Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Thursday, 25th of April 2019
Sky is clear, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)


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Interesting facts about this location


Torul is a town and district of Gümüşhane Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. According to the 2010 census, population of the district is 12,385 of which 4,421 live in the town of Torul. The district covers an area of 1,079 km, and the town lies at an elevation of 1,113 m .

More reading: Torul homepage
Located at 40.62, 39.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Gümüşhane Province, Populated places in Gümüşhane Province

Zigana Pass

The Zigana Pass is a mountain pass situated on the Pontic Mountains in Gümüşhane Province close to its border with Trabzon Province in northeastern Turkey. The pass, at 2,032 m above sea level, is on the route D.885 E97 at a distance of 60 km from Gümüşhane and 120 km from Trabzon at the Black Sea coast. The pass is snow covered five months a year. The Zigana Tunnel under the pass, at an elevation of 1,795 m above sea level, is 1,702 m long, 11 m wide and has a maximum height of 8 m .

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.62, 39.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Gümüşhane Province, Mountain passes of Turkey

2009 Zigana avalanche

The 2009 Zigana avalanche was an avalanche that occurred on 25 January at around 11:15 local time on Mount Zigana, Gümüşhane Province in north-eastern Turkey. It struck a group of 17 hikers at a height of 2,200 m near the site of a small ski resort. The snow mass dragged the trekkers about 1,000 m into a valley. Ten people were killed, one person was rescued with injuries and another one died in hospital while five others survived without injuries.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.62, 39.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:2009 in Turkey, 2009 natural disasters, Avalanches, History of Gümüşhane Province, Natural disasters in Turkey

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