Forest Fire (18425 ha) in Sudan 14 Nov 2022

Event summary

This forest fire is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

GDACS ID WF 1010053
Countries: Sudan
Start Date - Last detection*: 14 Nov 2022 - 03 Dec 2022
Duration (days): 19
People affected: 0 in the burned area
Burned area: 18425 ha
More Info: Global Wildfire Information System

*(Last detection of the thermal anomaly of the fire)

GDACS Score

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Impact Timeline

IDAlert colorGDACS ScorePopulation AffectedBurned Area (ha)Last UpdateSource
1 0.5 0 5375 19 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
2 0.5 0 5666 20 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
3 0.5 0 8859 21 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
4 0.5 0 9954 22 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
5 0.5 0 10834 23 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
6 0.5 0 12047 24 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
7 0.5 0 15393 25 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
8 0.5 0 17135 27 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
9 0.5 0 18425 28 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
10 0.5 0 19454 30 Nov 2022 04:00 GWIS
11 0.5 0 19832 01 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS
12 0.5 0 20165 03 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS
13 0.5 0 20377 04 Dec 2022 04:00 GWIS

Exposed population

The forest fire happened in Sudan , Region of Darfur (population 3,093,699) .

Radius Population
10 km no people
5 km no people
2 km no people
1 km no people
Burned Area no people


Affected Provinces

Region Province Country Population
Darfur Sudan 3.1 million people

Affected populated places

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Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

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Ports

Dams

Nuclear plants

More information

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