Overall Orange alert Drought for Southern Peru-2018
in Peru

Event summary

Mild to severe impacts to people and to one or more sectors of the economy.

Name: Southern Peru-2018
Countries: Peru
Start Date: End of Nov 2018
Duration: 90 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 59933 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.25 26 Jan 2019 17:07 Low impact for agricultural drought in 92595 km2 GDO
2 1 19 Feb 2019 02:37 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 59933 km2 GDO

Affected Countries


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Apurímac Peru
- Medium Arequipa Peru
- High Ayacucho Peru
- High Cusco Peru
- High Huancavelica Peru
- Medium Junín Peru

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