Overall Orange alert Drought for Urals - Kazakhstan-2021
in Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan

Event summary

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

Name: Urals - Kazakhstan-2021
Countries: Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan
Start Date: End of Apr 2021
Duration: 87 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 979473 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 10 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 912952 km2 GDO
2 0.75 20 Jun 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1164908 km2 GDO
3 1.25 30 Jun 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 979473 km2 GDO

Affected Countries


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Akmolinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Aktyubinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Atyrauskaya Kazakhstan
- High Karagandinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Kustanayskaya Kazakhstan
- High Kyzylordinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Mangistauskaya Kazakhstan
- High Severo-kazachstanskaya Kazakhstan
- High Bashkortostan Rep. Russia
- High Chelyabinskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Khanty-mansyiskiy Okrug Russia
- Medium Kurganskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Omskaya Oblast Russia
- High Orenburgskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Permskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Sverdlovskaya Oblast Russia
- Medium Tyumenskaya Oblast Russia
- High Karakalpakstan Uzbekistan
- High Almatinskaya Kazakhstan
- High Pavlodarskaya Kazakhstan
- High Vostochno-kazachstanskaya Kazakhstan
- Medium Altayskiy Kray Russia

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