Overall Green alert Drought for Noth Myanmar, NorthEast India-2021
in Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 6 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1014718
Name: Noth Myanmar, NorthEast India-2021
Countries: Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar
Start Date: End of Jan 2021
Duration: 196 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 234176 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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