Potential zones of drought

Year: 2018; period: 05 (1.V - 30.VI) - Strawberries


Voivodeship (NUTS-2) Total number of administrative districts Number of the administrative districts under threat of drought Percentage of administrative districts under threat of drought Percentage of area under threat of drought
dolnośląskie169148.280.44
kujawsko-pomorskie14412586.8140.61
lubelskie2135224.4110.89
lubuskie827490.2441.25
łódzkie17710.560.12
małopolskie18200.000.00
mazowieckie31416452.2314.45
opolskie7100.000.00
podkarpackie16000.000.00
podlaskie118118100.0052.35
pomorskie12312097.5663.22
śląskie16700.000.00
świętokrzyskie10200.000.00
warmińsko-mazurskie1168674.1416.67
wielkopolskie22613459.2943.88
zachodniopomorskie114114100.0055.88
Polska2478100240.4422.40

Participation of soils at drought risk

The drought benchmark (according to the Act. Dz. U No. 150) was not exceeded
< 10 % soils
10 - 30 % soils
30 - 50 % soils
50 - 80 % soils
> 80 % soils

Comment from Agrometeorologist

The Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation – State Research Institute, in accordance with an Act of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development has developed the climatic water balance values for all 2478 Polish local districts (gminas) and, on the basis of soil categories, calculated the current risk of agricultural drought for the following crops: winter and spring cereals, maize for grain and maize for silage, rape and turnip rape, potato, sugar beet, hops, tobacco, ground vegetables, fruit shrubs and trees, strawberries and legumes (fabacea). .....

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