Agro-climatic Zones Cropping Intensity Fertiliser Consumption Kharif Cropped Area Capita Availability Rabi Cropped Area Fruit Crops Gross Cropped Area Irrigated Area Livestock
 

Agro-Climatic Zones in Odisha

 
Sl. No.
Agro-climatic Zone
Agricultural Districts
Climate
Normal
Broad Soil groups
Mean
annual
rainfall
(mm)
Mean
maximum
summer
temp
(°C)
Mean
minimum winter
temp (°C)
1
North Western Plateau
Sundargarh, parts of Deogarh, Sambalpur & Jharsuguda
Hot & moist sub-humid
1600 38.0 15.0
Red, Brown forest, Red & Yellow, Mixed Red & Black
2
North Central Plateau
Mayurbhanj, major parts of Keonjhar, (except Anandapur & Ghasipura block)
Hot & moist sub-humid
1534 36.6 11.1
Lateritic, Red & Yellow, Mixed Red & Black
3
North Eastern Coastal Plain
Balasore, Bhadrak, parts of Jajpur & hatdihi block of Keonjhar
Moist sub-humid
1568 36.0 14.8
Red, Lateritic, Deltalc alluvial, Coastal alluvial & Saline
4
East & South Eastern Coastal Plain
Kendrapara, Khurda, Jagatsinghpur, part of Cuttack , Puri, Nayagarh & part of Ganjam
Hot & Humid
1577 39.0 11.5
Saline, Lateritic, Alluvial, Red & Mixed red & Black
5
North Eastern Ghat
Phulbani, Rayagada, Gajapati, part of Ganjam & small patches of Koraput
Hot & moist, sub-humid
1597 37.0 10.4
Brown forest, Lateritic Alluvial, Red, Mixed Red & Black
6
Eastern Ghat High Land
Major parts of Koraput, Nabarangpur
Warm & humid
1522 34.1 7.5
Red, Mixed Red & Black, Mixed Red & Yellow
7
South Eastern Ghat
Malkangiri & part of Keonjhar
Warm & humid
1710 34.1 13.2
Red, Lateritic, Black
8
Western Undulating Zone
Kalahandi & Nuapada
Hot & moist sub-humid
1352 37.8 11.9
Red, Mixed Red & Black and Black
9
Western Central Table Land
Bargarh, Bolangir, Boudh, Sonepur, parts of Sambalpur & Jharsuguda
Hot & moist sub-humid
1614 40.0 12.4
Red & Yellow, Red & Black, Black, Brown forest, Lateritic
10 
Mid Central Table Land
Angul, Dhenkanal, parts of Cuttack & Jajpur
Hot & moist sub-humid
1421 38.7 14.0
Alluvial, Red, Lateritic, Mixed Red & Black
Source-Agricultural Statistics
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