Overall Green alert Drought for Algeria-2020
in Algeria, Morocco

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Algeria-2020
Countries: Algeria, Morocco
Start Date: End of Jul 2020
Duration: 137 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 181780 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.25 30 Oct 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 89149 km2 GDO
2 0.25 05 Dec 2020 02:27 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 181780 km2 GDO

Affected Countries


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Ain-Defla Algeria
- Low Ain-Temouchent Algeria
- Low Biskra Algeria
- Medium Bouira Algeria
- High Djelfa Algeria
- Medium El Bayadh Algeria
- Low Ghardaia Algeria
- High Laghouat Algeria
- Low Mascara Algeria
- Medium Medea Algeria
- Low Mostaganem Algeria
- High M'Sila Algeria
- Medium Naama Algeria
- Low Oran Algeria
- Low Ouargla Algeria
- Low Relizane Algeria
- Medium Saida Algeria
- Medium Sidi Bel Abbes Algeria
- High Tiaret Algeria
- Medium Tissemsilt Algeria
- Medium Tlemcen Algeria
- Low Oriental Morocco

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