Geography

Location and Area
Peshawar FR is geographically located in central FATA. It is bordered by district Peshawar in the north, Kohat District in the south, Khyber Agency in the east and Nowshera District in the west. Its total area is 261 square kilometers. There is no urban locality in the area.

Terrain
The region is hilly, with average heights of over 1,000 m (3,300 ft.) above sea level.

Climate
The climate of FR Peshawar is extreme. It is very hot in the summer and very cold in the winter. Highest temperatures are recorded during the months of June and July, while the coldest months are December and January.

Land Use
The total area of FR Peshawar is 261 square kilometers.  Out of the 1,968 hectares of irrigated land, 1,510 hectares are irrigated through tube wells, 140 hectares through wells, 242 hectares through lift pumps and 76 hectares through other sources. (Source: Director Agriculture Statistics, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Peshawar).