Overall Green alert Drought for Nigeria-2021
in Cameroon, Nigeria

Event summary

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

Name: Nigeria-2021
Countries: Cameroon, Nigeria
Start Date: End of Sep 2020
Duration: 448 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 84952 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 03 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 533163 km2 GDO
2 0.75 20 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 713080 km2 GDO
3 0.75 30 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 542219 km2 GDO
4 0.75 10 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 668460 km2 GDO
5 0.75 20 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 719849 km2 GDO
6 0.75 30 Jul 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 501293 km2 GDO
7 0.75 10 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 704273 km2 GDO
8 0.75 20 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 738492 km2 GDO
9 0.75 30 Aug 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 195661 km2 GDO
10 0.75 10 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 222596 km2 GDO
11 0.75 20 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 222596 km2 GDO
12 0.5 30 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 79773 km2 GDO
13 0.5 10 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 164696 km2 GDO
14 0.5 20 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 249488 km2 GDO
15 0.5 30 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 96999 km2 GDO
16 0.5 10 Nov 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 97097 km2 GDO
17 0.5 20 Nov 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 84952 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
Côte d'Ivoire
Ghana
Niger
Nigeria
Togo


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Belize Benin
- High Alibori Benin
- Medium Atakora Benin
- Medium Atlantique Benin
- Low Collines Benin
- Medium Couffo Benin
- Low Donga Benin
- Medium Littoral Benin
- Medium Mono Benin
- Medium Oueme Benin
- Medium Plateau Benin
- Medium Zou Benin
- Medium Nord - Ouest Cameroon
- Medium Ouest Cameroon
- Low Sud - Ouest Cameroon
- Low Ashanti Ghana
- Low Brong Ahafo Ghana
- Low Central Ghana
- Low Eastern Ghana
- Medium Greater Accra Ghana
- Low Northern Ghana
- Medium Upper East Ghana
- Low Upper West Ghana
- Medium Volta Ghana
- Low Western Ghana
- High Dosso Niger
- Medium Maradi Niger
- Medium Tillaberi Niger
- High Zinder Niger
- Medium Benue Nigeria
- Low Cross River Nigeria
- Medium Delta Nigeria
- Medium Edo Nigeria
- High Abuja Nigeria
- High Jigawa Nigeria
- High Kaduna Nigeria
- High Kano Nigeria
- High Katsina Nigeria
- High Kebbi Nigeria
- Medium Kogi Nigeria
- High Kwara Nigeria
- Medium Lagos Nigeria
- High Niger Nigeria
- Medium Ogun Nigeria
- Medium Osun Nigeria
- Medium Oyo Nigeria
- Medium Taraba Nigeria
- Medium Yobe Nigeria
- Low Centrale Togo
- Low Kara Togo
- Low Plateaux Togo
- Medium Savanes Togo
- Low Comoe Côte d'Ivoire
- Low Lacs Côte d'Ivoire
- Low Lagunes Côte d'Ivoire
- Medium Centre-est Burkina Faso
- Medium Est Burkina Faso
- High Bauchi Nigeria
- Medium Ekiti Nigeria
- Low Enugu Nigeria
- High Nassarawa Nigeria
- Medium Ondo Nigeria
- High Plateau Nigeria
- High Sokoto Nigeria
- High Zamfara Nigeria
- High Adamaoua Cameroon
- Medium Centre Cameroon
- High Est Cameroon
- Low Littoral Cameroon
- High Nord Cameroon
- High Mambéré-Kadéï Central African Republic
- High Nana-Mambéré Central African Republic
- High Ouham Pendé Central African Republic
- High Mont De Lam Chad
- Medium Bubanza Cameroon

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