Amaravati District has a total geographical area of 12,626 sq km. The main river is Purna, emerging form the hilly area of Satpura Mountain. Amaravati has a forest area of about 3,577 sq km. The temperature varies from 12o C to 44o C. The main cash crop is white gold cotton. Soyabean, Jowar (sorghum), tur, mug, udid and groundnut are the kharif crops.