Overall Orange alert Drought for Mainland Southeast Asia-2019
in 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: China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Start Date: End of Nov 2018
Duration: 384 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 350266 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 16 Jul 2019 15:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 977745 km2 GDO
8 1.75 23 Jul 2019 08:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1072713 km2 GDO
9 1.75 01 Aug 2019 10:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 594245 km2 GDO
10 1.75 13 Aug 2019 12:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 768691 km2 GDO
11 1.75 26 Aug 2019 13:37 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 829336 km2 GDO
12 1.75 08 Sep 2019 10:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 390943 km2 GDO
13 1.75 10 Sep 2019 14:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 402169 km2 GDO
14 1.75 25 Sep 2019 16:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 521775 km2 GDO
15 1.75 03 Oct 2019 13:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 273624 km2 GDO
16 1.75 22 Oct 2019 08:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 401441 km2 GDO
17 1.75 24 Oct 2019 13:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 424230 km2 GDO
18 1.75 06 Nov 2019 16:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 320790 km2 GDO
19 1.5 13 Nov 2019 10:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 401173 km2 GDO
20 1.5 20 Nov 2019 11:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 401173 km2 GDO
21 1.5 09 Dec 2019 13:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 350266 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
China
India
Laos
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Lao People's Democratic Republic Laos
- Medium Myanmar Myanmar
- Medium Thailand Thailand
- Medium Viet Nam Vietnam
- Medium Yunnan Sheng China
- Medium Manipur India
- Low Mizoram India
- Medium Nagaland India

More information

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