Overall Green alert Drought for Central-North Argentina-2019
in Argentina

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013282
Name: Central-North Argentina-2019
Countries: Argentina
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 463 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 275605 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (32), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),