Overall Green alert Drought for Algeria-2021
in Algeria, Libya, Tunisia

Event summary

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

Name: Algeria-2021
Countries: Algeria, Libya, Tunisia
Start Date: End of Dec 2020
Duration: 142 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 237022 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 172414 km2 GDO
2 0.75 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 216646 km2 GDO
3 0.75 12 May 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 237022 km2 GDO

Affected Countries


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Tunisia Tunisia
- Medium Alger Algeria
- Medium Batna Algeria
- Medium Biskra Algeria
- Medium Blida Algeria
- Medium Bordj Bou Arrer Algeria
- High Bouira Algeria
- Medium Boumerdes Algeria
- High Djelfa Algeria
- High El Bayadh Algeria
- Medium El Oued Algeria
- Low Ghardaia Algeria
- Medium Khenchela Algeria
- Low Laghouat Algeria
- High Medea Algeria
- Medium Mila Algeria
- High M'Sila Algeria
- Low Ouargla Algeria
- Medium Oum El Bouaghi Algeria
- Medium Setif Algeria
- Medium Souk-Ahras Algeria
- Medium Tebessa Algeria
- Medium Tizi Ouzou Algeria
- High Al Aziziyah Libya
- High Al Khoms Libya
- High Az Zawia (azzawiya) Libya
- Low Ghadamis Libya
- High Gharyan Libya
- High Misurata Libya
- High Nuqat Al Khams Libya
- High Sawfajjin (sofuljeen) Libya
- High Tarhunah Libya
- Medium Tripoli (tarabulus) Libya
- High Yafran (yefren) Libya
- High Zeleitin (zliten) Libya
- High Naama Algeria
- High Saida Algeria
- High Sidi Bel Abbes Algeria
- High Tiaret Algeria
- High Tlemcen Algeria

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