District Profile

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 District: ALAPPUZHA


1.0 District Agriculture profile
1.1 Agro-Climatic/Ecological Zone  
  Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR) Western Ghats And Coastal Plain, Hot Humid region (19.3)
Agro-Climatic Region (Planning Commission) West coast plains and Ghat region (XII)
Agro Climatic Zone (NARP) Problem Areas, KE-5
List all the districts or part thereof falling under the NARP Zone Alappuzha, Kollam, Kottayam and Pathanamthitta
Geographic coordinates of district Latitude Longitude Altitude
9°29’39″N 76°19’39″E 2m belowMSL to
Name and address of the concerned ZRS/ ZARS/ RARS/ RRS/ RRTTS RRS, Moncompu,Thekkekkara P.O., AlappuzhaORARS, Kayamkulam P.O., Alappuzha district 690502
Mention the KVK located in the district CPCRI KVK, Regional Station, Kayangulam, Krishnapuram, Alappuzha-690533
1.2 Rainfall Normal RF(mm) NormalRainy days (number) Normal Onset Normal Cessation
  SW monsoon (June-Sep): 1511 79 June 1st week September1st week
NE Monsoon(Oct-Dec): 464 27 October 1st week November 2nd week
Winter (Jan- March) 94 5
Summer (Apr-May) 430 20
Annual 2005-06 2252 108