Overall Green alert Drought for Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia-2021
in Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 10 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014695
Name: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia-2021
Countries: Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia
Start Date: Begin of Nov 2021
Duration: 329 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 117923 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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