Where is Kandahar, Afghanistan?

Kandahar is a city in Afghanistan, located in the south-central of the country on the Arghandab River.

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Where is Kandahar, Afghanistan
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    Kandahar is the capital of Kandahar province, and the largest city in Southern Afghanistan. Kandahar is also the second largest city in Afghanistan after Kabul, with a population of about 614,118 and a total land area of 273.37 km2 (105.55 sq mi). It is close to the border with Pakistan.

    Kandahar Information and Facts

    Coordinates: 31°37′N 65°43′E
    No. of districts15
    Total Area273.37 km2 (105.55 sq mi)
    Elevation1,010 m (3,310 ft)
    Population (2021)651,484
    Time zoneUTC+4:30 (Afghanistan Standard Time)
    Postal code3801, ‎3802‎, ‎3803
    Area code(s)+93 30
    ControlTaliban/Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan
    Country calling code+93
    Time zoneUTC+4:30
    AirportKandahar International Airport
    Official Websitekandahar.gov.af