Overall Orange alert Drought for Argentina-2021
in Argentina

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 16 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013868
Name: Argentina-2021
Glide number: DR-2021-000178-BOL
Countries: Argentina
Start Date: End of Jun 2023
Duration: 328 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 203502 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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16/05/2024 12:00 11 min. Según se apunta en un nuevo informe de la Organización Meteorológica Mundial (OMM) , las sequías, el calor y los incendios forestales, las lluvias extremas y un huracán sin precedentes tuvieron importantes repercusi

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14/Jul/2023 13:47 UTC

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21/Mar/2022 10:02 UTC

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26/Nov/2021 03:47 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),