About District

Amethi has four tehsils Amethi,Gauriganj,Musafirkhana and Tiloi. Amethi is a major town of the district and also a municipal board. Gauriganj is district headquarter. District Amethi lies at the latitude 26 degree 9 minute North and longitude 81 degree 49 minutes East at an average elevation of 101 meters (331 feet) from mean sea level. The total geographic area of the district is about 2329.11 Sq. Km.  North side of the district is bounded by Faizabad district, south side is bounded by Pratapgarh district. West side is bounded by Barabanki district and Raibareily district. It may be called an agrarian area as agriculture is the main occupation of the people. Amethi district has a wet and dry climate with average temperatures ranging between 23 degree centigrade to 28 degree centigrade. Amethi experiences three distinct seasons: summer, monsoon and a mild autumn.