Overall Orange alert Drought for Southern Urals and Turan Depression-2020
in Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Event summary

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

Name: Southern Urals and Turan Depression-2020
Countries: Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Start Date: End of Oct 2020
Duration: 411 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1556573 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 20 Feb 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 770758 km2 GDO
2 0.5 02 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 860501 km2 GDO
3 0.75 10 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 2310474 km2 GDO
4 0.75 20 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 2304125 km2 GDO
5 0.75 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1470821 km2 GDO
6 0.75 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1522731 km2 GDO
7 0.75 20 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1544055 km2 GDO
8 0.75 30 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1310718 km2 GDO
9 1 10 May 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1497421 km2 GDO
10 1.25 21 May 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 528669 km2 GDO
11 1 03 Jul 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 398108 km2 GDO
12 1 20 Jun 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 418097 km2 GDO
13 1.25 30 Jun 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 295001 km2 GDO
14 1.25 10 Jul 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 2353493 km2 GDO
15 1.5 20 Jul 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 2399978 km2 GDO
16 1.25 30 Jul 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1183506 km2 GDO
17 1.25 10 Aug 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1336852 km2 GDO
18 1.25 20 Aug 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1354819 km2 GDO
19 1.25 30 Aug 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 831168 km2 GDO
20 1.25 10 Sep 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1429255 km2 GDO
21 1.25 20 Sep 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1493225 km2 GDO
22 1.25 30 Sep 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 744615 km2 GDO
23 1.25 10 Oct 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 832167 km2 GDO
24 1.25 20 Oct 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 802141 km2 GDO
25 1.25 30 Oct 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 633730 km2 GDO
26 1.25 06 Dec 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1556573 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Russia
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Akmolinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Aktyubinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Atyrauskaya Kazakhstan
- Low Karagandinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Kustanayskaya Kazakhstan
- High Kyzylordinskaya Kazakhstan
- Medium Mangistauskaya Kazakhstan
- High Severo-kazachstanskaya Kazakhstan
- Low Yujno-kazachstanskaya Kazakhstan
- High Zapadno-kazachstanskaya Kazakhstan
- High Bashkortostan Rep. Russia
- Medium Chelyabinskaya Oblast Russia
- High Chuvashiya Rep. Russia
- Medium Kirovskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Komi Rep. Russia
- Medium Kostromskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Kurganskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Mariy-el Rep. Russia
- High Mordoviya Rep. Russia
- High Nizhegorodskaya Oblast Russia
- High Orenburgskaya Oblast Russia
- High Penzenskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Permskaya Oblast Russia
- High Samarskaya Oblast Russia
- High Saratovskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Sverdlovskaya Oblast Russia
- High Tatarstan Rep. Russia
- Medium Tyumenskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Udmurtiya Rep. Russia
- Medium Ulyanovskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Vologodskaya Oblast Russia
- Low Yaroslavskaya Oblast Russia
- Low Chardzhou Turkmenistan
- Low Mary Turkmenistan
- Medium Tashauz Turkmenistan
- Low Bukhara Uzbekistan
- High Karakalpakstan Uzbekistan
- Low Khorezm Uzbekistan
- Low Samarkand Uzbekistan
- Low Jizzakh Uzbekistan
- Medium Navoiy Uzbekistan
- High Balkan Turkmenistan
- Low Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan
- Low Almatinskaya Kazakhstan
- Low Jambylslkaya Kazakhstan
- Low Tashkent Uzbekistan
- Low Almaty City area Kazakhstan

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