Overall Red alert Drought for Madagascar-2020
in Madagascar

Event summary

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

Name: Madagascar-2020
Countries: Madagascar
Start Date: End of Aug 2020
Duration: 200 days
Impact: Severe impact for agricultural drought in 260610 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.75 30 Nov 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 23022 km2 GDO
2 1.25 10 Dec 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 140109 km2 GDO
3 2 20 Dec 2020 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 158359 km2 GDO
4 2 30 Dec 2020 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 120628 km2 GDO
5 2.25 10 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 233652 km2 GDO
6 2.25 20 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 233652 km2 GDO
7 2.25 30 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 222103 km2 GDO
8 2.25 10 Feb 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 222103 km2 GDO
9 2.25 09 Mar 2021 01:37 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 260610 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Madagascar


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Alaotra Mangoro Madagascar
- High Amoron I Mania Madagascar
- High Analamanga Madagascar
- Low Analanjirofo Madagascar
- High Anosy Madagascar
- High Atsimo Andrefana Madagascar
- High Atsimo Atsinanana Madagascar
- High Atsinanana Madagascar
- Medium Bongolava Madagascar
- High Haute Matsiatra Madagascar
- High Ihorombe Madagascar
- High Itasy Madagascar
- High Menabe Madagascar
- High Vakinankaratra Madagascar

More information

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