Overall Orange alert Drought for Syria, Iraq-2020
in Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Turkey

Event summary

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

Name: Syria, Iraq-2020
Countries: Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Turkey
Start Date: End of Aug 2020
Duration: 258 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 131089 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 20 Oct 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 76193 km2 GDO
2 0.5 30 Oct 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 57231 km2 GDO
3 0.5 10 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 407011 km2 GDO
4 0.5 20 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 407011 km2 GDO
5 0.5 30 Nov 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 248909 km2 GDO
6 0.5 10 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 263087 km2 GDO
7 0.5 20 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 403938 km2 GDO
8 0.5 30 Dec 2020 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 348414 km2 GDO
9 1 10 Jan 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 429053 km2 GDO
10 1 20 Jan 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 504187 km2 GDO
11 0.75 30 Jan 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 173179 km2 GDO
12 0.5 10 Feb 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 184647 km2 GDO
13 0.5 20 Feb 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 175591 km2 GDO
14 0.5 02 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 146809 km2 GDO
15 0.5 10 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 235872 km2 GDO
16 0.5 20 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 235872 km2 GDO
17 0.5 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 140775 km2 GDO
18 1.5 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 130961 km2 GDO
19 1.5 06 May 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 131089 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Bulgaria
Greece
Iraq
Lebanon
Syria
Turkey


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Bulgaria Bulgaria
- Medium Lebanon Lebanon
- Medium Aleppo Syria
- Medium Damascus Syria
- Medium Hama Syria
- Medium Homs Syria
- Medium Idleb Syria
- Medium Lattakia Syria
- Medium Raqqa Syria
- Medium Tartous Syria
- Medium Adana Turkey
- Medium Afyon Turkey
- Low Agri Turkey
- Medium Aksaray Turkey
- Medium Amasya Turkey
- Medium Ankara Turkey
- Medium Antalya Turkey
- Medium Artvin Turkey
- Medium Aydin Turkey
- Medium Balikesir Turkey
- Medium Bartin Turkey
- Medium Bilecik Turkey
- Medium Bingol Turkey
- Medium Bitlis Turkey
- Medium Bolu Turkey
- Medium Burdur Turkey
- Medium Bursa Turkey
- Medium Canakkale Turkey
- Medium Cankiri Turkey
- Medium Corum Turkey
- Medium Denizli Turkey
- Medium Erzurum Turkey
- Medium Eskisehir Turkey
- Medium Gaziantep Turkey
- Medium Hatay Turkey
- Medium Icel Turkey
- Low Igdir Turkey
- Medium Isparta Turkey
- Medium Istanbul Turkey
- Medium Izmir Turkey
- Medium Karabuk Turkey
- Medium Karaman Turkey
- Low Kars Turkey
- Medium Kastamonu Turkey
- Medium Kayseri Turkey
- Medium Kilis Turkey
- Medium Kirikkale Turkey
- Medium Kirklareli Turkey
- Medium Kirsehir Turkey
- Medium Kocaeli Turkey
- Medium Konya Turkey
- Medium Kutahya Turkey
- Low Malatya Turkey
- Medium Manisa Turkey
- Medium Mugla Turkey
- Medium Mus Turkey
- Medium Nevsehir Turkey
- Medium Nigde Turkey
- Medium Ordu Turkey
- Medium Osmaniye Turkey
- Medium Rize Turkey
- Medium Sakarya Turkey
- Medium Samsun Turkey
- Medium Sanliurfa Turkey
- Medium Sivas Turkey
- Medium Tekirdag Turkey
- Medium Tokat Turkey
- Medium Usak Turkey
- Medium Van Turkey
- Medium Yalova Turkey
- Medium Yozgat Turkey
- Medium Zonguldak Turkey
- Medium Anbar Iraq
- Medium Ninewa Iraq
- Medium Salah al-Din Iraq
- Medium Dayr_Az_Zor Syria
- Medium Hassakeh Syria
- Medium Batman Turkey
- Medium Diyarbakir Turkey
- Medium Mardin Turkey
- Low Kentriki Makedonia Greece
- Low Sterea Ellada Greece
- Low Thessalia Greece

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