Overall Orange alert Drought for Mainland Southeast Asia-2019
in Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Event summary

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

Name: Mainland Southeast Asia-2019
Countries: Bangladesh, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Start Date: End of Nov 2018
Duration: 239 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 977745 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.5 24 May 2019 09:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 54645 km2 GDO
2 1.75 24 May 2019 14:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 502309 km2 GDO
3 1.75 09 Jun 2019 15:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 444209 km2 GDO
4 1.75 16 Jun 2019 11:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 896265 km2 GDO
5 1.75 26 Jun 2019 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 990130 km2 GDO
6 1.75 02 Jul 2019 09:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 757276 km2 GDO
7 1.75 10 Jul 2019 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 977745 km2 GDO
7 1.75 17 Jul 2019 14:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 977745 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Bangladesh
China
India
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Bangladesh Bangladesh
- Medium Lao People's Democratic Republic Laos
- High Myanmar Myanmar
- High Thailand Thailand
- Medium Viet Nam Vietnam
- Medium Sichuan Sheng China
- Medium Yunnan Sheng China
- Medium Assam India
- Medium Manipur India
- Medium Mizoram India
- Medium Nagaland India
- Medium Arunachal Pradesh India

More information

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