Overall Green alert Drought for Western Himalaya-2020
in China, India, Nepal

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Western Himalaya-2020
Countries: China, India, Nepal
Start Date: End of Jul 2020
Duration: 291 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 170947 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 20 Oct 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 262292 km2 GDO
2 0.75 30 Oct 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 199008 km2 GDO
3 0.75 10 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 306261 km2 GDO
4 0.75 20 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 328061 km2 GDO
5 0.75 30 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 254906 km2 GDO
6 0.75 10 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 328417 km2 GDO
7 0.75 20 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 338838 km2 GDO
8 0.75 30 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 63390 km2 GDO
9 0.5 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 128733 km2 GDO
10 0.5 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 170947 km2 GDO
11 0.5 08 May 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 170947 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
China
India
Nepal


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Nepal Nepal
- Medium Xizang Zizhiqu China
- Low Uttar Pradesh India
- Medium Uttarakhand India
- Low Haryana India
- Low Himachal Pradesh India
- Low Punjab India
- Low Chandigarh India

More information

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