Overall Orange alert Drought for Nordeste (Brasil)-2018
in Brazil

Event summary

Mild to severe impacts to people and to one or more sectors of the economy.

Name: Nordeste (Brasil)-2018
Countries: Brazil
Start Date: End of May 2018
Duration: 207 days
Impact: Low impact for agricultural drought in 67710 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

Gdacs Score

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 10 Aug 2018 09:17 High impact for agricultural drought in 12145 km2 GDO
2 1.25 20 Aug 2018 08:37 High impact for agricultural drought in 121490 km2 GDO
3 1.25 20 Aug 2018 10:17 High impact for agricultural drought in 121490 km2 GDO
4 1.25 20 Aug 2018 10:37 High impact for agricultural drought in 121490 km2 GDO
5 1.25 29 Aug 2018 15:17 High impact for agricultural drought in 133103 km2 GDO
6 1.25 29 Aug 2018 15:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 108718 km2 GDO
7 1.25 06 Sep 2018 09:57 High impact for agricultural drought in 108718 km2 GDO
8 1.25 13 Sep 2018 13:57 High impact for agricultural drought in 139133 km2 GDO
9 1.25 19 Sep 2018 08:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 159102 km2 GDO
10 1.25 23 Sep 2018 10:07 High impact for agricultural drought in 159102 km2 GDO
11 1.25 10 Oct 2018 08:17 High impact for agricultural drought in 159102 km2 GDO
12 1.25 12 Oct 2018 12:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 151993 km2 GDO
13 1.25 13 Oct 2018 12:44 High impact for agricultural drought in 144207 km2 GDO
14 1.25 14 Oct 2018 08:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 144207 km2 GDO
15 1.25 14 Oct 2018 09:17 High impact for agricultural drought in 144207 km2 GDO
16 1.25 19 Oct 2018 12:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 144207 km2 GDO
17 1.25 28 Oct 2018 15:37 High impact for agricultural drought in 229308 km2 GDO
18 1.25 09 Nov 2018 00:47 High impact for agricultural drought in 134475 km2 GDO
19 1.25 16 Nov 2018 15:57 High impact for agricultural drought in 198193 km2 GDO
20 1.25 24 Nov 2018 16:27 High impact for agricultural drought in 153937 km2 GDO
21 1 24 Nov 2018 16:47 Low impact for agricultural drought in 67710 km2 GDO
22 1 28 Nov 2018 15:27 Low impact for agricultural drought in 67710 km2 GDO
23 1 13 Dec 2018 18:37 Low impact for agricultural drought in 67710 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Brazil

Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Alagoas Brazil
- Medium Bahia Brazil
- Medium Paraiba Brazil
- Medium Pernambuco Brazil
- Medium Rio Grande Do Norte Brazil
- Medium Sergipe Brazil

More information

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