Torrid zone is an area of the world located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. It is characterized by hot and humid weather conditions, with temperatures typically ranging from 18 to 38 degrees Celsius (64-100°F).
Places in India that are located in the Torrid zone include parts of the states of Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu.
The features of the Torrid zone include: high temperatures, high humidity, intense monsoons, strong seasonal winds, little variation in climate between seasons, and poor soil quality that limits agricultural production. Other features include tropical storms, droughts, and occasional flooding. The region is also prone to periodic wildfires due to the dry conditions and abundance of vegetation.