Khuzdar is located at the distance of 302 km from Quetta City on the Regional Coorporation for Development Highway. Khuzdar is a historical city and it was the capital of the Brahui Kingdom of Makran.
It is situated in a narrow valley at an elevation of 1,237 meters, but its climate is arid and hot. There is also low erratic rainfall.
The Kulachi River as well as some of the streams such as Chil Jhal and Khanak Jhal, are the main sources of water in Khuzdar.