Overall Green alert Drought for Central Asia-2020
in Afghanistan, China, Iran, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Event summary

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

Name: Central Asia-2020
Countries: Afghanistan, China, Iran, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Start Date: End of Oct 2020
Duration: 199 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1544055 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 Feb 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 770758 km2 GDO
2 0.5 02 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 860501 km2 GDO
3 0.75 10 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 2310474 km2 GDO
4 0.75 20 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 2304125 km2 GDO
5 0.75 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1470821 km2 GDO
6 0.75 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1522731 km2 GDO
7 0.75 08 May 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 1544055 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Afghanistan
China
Iran
Kazakhstan
Pakistan
Tajikistan
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Afghanistan Afghanistan
- Medium Tajikistan Tajikistan
- Low Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu China
- Medium Bushehr Iran
- Medium Esfahan Iran
- High Fars Iran
- High Khorasan Iran
- High Hormozgan Iran
- High Kerman Iran
- Medium Semnan Iran
- Medium Sistan-o baluchestan Iran
- Medium Yazd Iran
- High Atyrauskaya Kazakhstan
- High Mangistauskaya Kazakhstan
- High Balochistan Pakistan
- Low Federally Administered Tribal Areas Pakistan
- Low North-West Frontier Pakistan
- Low Punjab Pakistan
- High Chardzhou Turkmenistan
- High Mary Turkmenistan
- Medium Bukhara Uzbekistan
- Medium Karakalpakstan Uzbekistan
- Medium Kashkadarya Uzbekistan
- Medium Samarkand Uzbekistan
- Medium Surkhandarya Uzbekistan
- Medium Jizzakh Uzbekistan
- Medium Navoiy Uzbekistan
- Medium Balkan Turkmenistan
- High Ahal Turkmenistan

More information

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