Overall Green alert Drought for Caucasus-2019
in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russia, Turkey

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013691
Name: Caucasus-2019
Countries: Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russia, Turkey
Start Date: End of Jul 2019
Duration: 182 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 135538 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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