Nilagiri is a town and a notified area committee in Balasore district in the Indian state of Odisha. Nilagiri is located at 21.46°N 86.77°E. It has an average elevation of 23 m (75 ft). The area mainly comprises hills and plateaus with Laterite being the main soil type. Nilagiri receives rain from the Monsoon; while summer is humid, winter is very dry.