Overall Red alert Drought for Angola-2020
in Angola, Congo, DRC

Event summary

Serious risk of humanitarian impacts for the exposed population.

Name: Angola-2020
Countries: Angola, Congo, DRC
Start Date: End of Sep 2020
Duration: 233 days
Impact: Severe impact for agricultural drought in 205215 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 20 Jan 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 596424 km2 GDO
2 0.75 30 Jan 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 527357 km2 GDO
3 1 10 Feb 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 698030 km2 GDO
4 1.25 20 Feb 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 722404 km2 GDO
5 2.25 02 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 624292 km2 GDO
6 2.25 10 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 731009 km2 GDO
7 2.25 20 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 970323 km2 GDO
8 2.25 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 193237 km2 GDO
9 2.25 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 205215 km2 GDO
10 2.25 12 May 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 205215 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Angola
Democratic Republic of the Congo


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Low Benguela Angola
- Low Huila Angola
- Low Namibe Angola
- Medium Bie Angola
- Medium Cuando Cubango Angola
- Medium Lunda Sul Angola
- Medium Malanje Angola
- Medium Moxico Angola
- High Katanga Democratic Republic of the Congo

More information

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