Overall Orange alert Drought for India-2018
in Bangladesh, China, India, Nepal

Event summary

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

Name: India-2018
Countries: Bangladesh, China, India, Nepal
Start Date: End of Jun 2018
Duration: 176 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 860339 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

Gdacs Score

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.25 14 Oct 2018 08:27 Low impact for agricultural drought in 35897 km2 GDO
2 1.25 14 Oct 2018 09:17 Low impact for agricultural drought in 35897 km2 GDO
3 1.25 19 Oct 2018 12:27 Low impact for agricultural drought in 35897 km2 GDO
4 1.25 28 Oct 2018 15:37 Low impact for agricultural drought in 97245 km2 GDO
5 1.25 09 Nov 2018 00:47 Low impact for agricultural drought in 73448 km2 GDO
6 1.25 16 Nov 2018 15:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 196244 km2 GDO
7 1.5 24 Nov 2018 16:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 897395 km2 GDO
8 1.5 24 Nov 2018 16:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 860339 km2 GDO
9 1.5 28 Nov 2018 15:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 860339 km2 GDO
10 1.5 13 Dec 2018 17:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 860339 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
India
Nepal
Bangladesh
China

Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Andhra Pradesh India
- Low Goa India
- Medium Gujarat India
- High Karnataka India
- High Kerala India
- High Maharashtra India
- Medium Tamil Nadu India
- Medium Dadra and Nagar Haveli India
- Medium Daman and Diu India
- Medium Madhya Pradesh India
- High Puducherry India
- Medium Bangladesh Bangladesh
- Medium Nepal Nepal
- Low Xizang Zizhiqu China
- Low Assam India
- Low Manipur India
- Low Mizoram India
- Medium Orissa India
- Low Tripura India
- Medium West Bengal India
- Medium Bihar India
- Medium Chhattisgarh India
- Medium Jharkhand India
- Medium Uttar Pradesh India

More information

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