Overall Green alert Drought for Spain-2022
in Spain

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015708
Name: Spain-2022
Countries: Spain
Start Date: End of Apr 2022
Duration: 114 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 27959 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 370 | About casualties: 16 | Last hour: 0

How should we adapt to climate change?2022-08-13T21:53+0200.

Scientists say intense droughts, wildfires and heatwaves are the new reality. “Adapting to climate change is no longer an option. It’s an obligation.” That’s the warning from France’s green transition minister as people in Europe experie
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Firefighters from across Europe help France with monster fire2022-08-13T15:24+0200.

SAINT-MAGNE, France — Firefighters from across Europe have come to France's rescue on Friday to battle a massive wildfire, while fire also raged in Portugal and parts of England faced a severe drought, as successive heatwaves renewed the fo
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La sequía agosta España: las reservas hídricas más bajas del milenio o ... 2022-08-13T13:46+0200.

Julio ha sido "extremadamente cálido" en España. El mes alcanzó la temperatura media más alta del país desde que se tienen registros, es decir, desde 1961. También fue un mes muy seco: las precipitaciones no llegaron a alcanzar la mitad del
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La sequía agosta España: las reservas hídricas más bajas del milenio o ... 2022-08-13T13:14+0200.

recuerda además que por debajo del 5-10% el agua almacenada en un embalse no es utilizable o extraíble. "Nos enfrentamos a severos problemas de suministro de agua , y a un riesgo extremo para los ecosistemas y la biodiversidad acuática . Ad
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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

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Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:49 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),