Potential zones of drought

Year: 2018; period: 14 (1.VIII - 30.IX) - select plant species


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

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: sugar beet, rape and turnip rape. .....

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