Overall Green alert Drought for Mainland Southeast Asia-2019
in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 22 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1012806
Name: Mainland Southeast Asia-2019
Countries: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
Start Date: End of Nov 2018
Duration: 710 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 149134 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (33), WMO (1), INFORM (2),