Overall Orange alert Drought for Chile and Argentina-2019
in Argentina, Chile

Event summary

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

Name: Chile and Argentina-2019
Countries: Argentina, Chile
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 176 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 279923 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.25 13 Aug 2019 12:07 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 85739 km2 GDO
2 1.25 26 Aug 2019 13:37 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 95829 km2 GDO
3 1.25 08 Sep 2019 10:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 96402 km2 GDO
4 1.25 10 Sep 2019 14:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 198551 km2 GDO
5 1.25 25 Sep 2019 16:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 198551 km2 GDO
6 1.25 03 Oct 2019 13:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 177160 km2 GDO
7 1.25 22 Oct 2019 08:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 525385 km2 GDO
8 1.25 24 Oct 2019 13:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 595168 km2 GDO
9 1.25 06 Nov 2019 16:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 473764 km2 GDO
10 1.25 13 Nov 2019 10:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 586889 km2 GDO
11 1.25 20 Nov 2019 11:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 586889 km2 GDO
12 1.25 14 Dec 2019 06:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 279923 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Argentina
Chile


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Buenos Aires Argentina
- Medium Cordoba Argentina
- High La Pampa Argentina
- Low La Rioja Argentina
- High Mendoza Argentina
- Medium San Juan Argentina
- Medium San Luis Argentina
- Medium Atacama Chile
- Medium Coquimbo Chile
- Medium Libertador Gral. Bernardo O'Higgins Chile
- Medium Maule Chile
- Medium Metropolitana Chile
- Medium Valparaiso Chile

More information

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