Golaghat district occupies an area of 3,502 square kilometres (1,352 sq mi).
Golaghat district is surrounded by the river Brahmaputra to the north, the state of Nagaland to the south, Jorhat district to the east and Karbi Anglong and Nagaon district to the west. Dhansiri is the principal river, which originates from Laisang peak of Nagaland. It streams through a distance of 352 km from south to north before joining the Brahmaputra. Its catchment area is 1220 km². Doyang, Nambor, Doigrung and Kalioni are the four rivulets of the Dhansiri. The river Kakodonga marks the border between Golaghat and Jorhat districts.
|Name of District HQ||Golaghat|
|Geographical Area||3502 Sq. KM|
|Distance of Dist. HQ from State Capital||290 KM|
|Longitude||93016/to 94010/ East|