Overall Red alert Drought for Madagascar-2020
in Madagascar

Event summary

Serious risk of humanitarian impacts for the exposed population.

Name: Madagascar-2020
Countries: Madagascar
Start Date: End of Aug 2020
Duration: 261 days
Impact: Severe impact for agricultural drought in 88509 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.75 30 Nov 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 23022 km2 GDO
2 1.25 10 Dec 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 140109 km2 GDO
3 2 20 Dec 2020 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 158359 km2 GDO
4 2 30 Dec 2020 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 120628 km2 GDO
5 2.25 10 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 233652 km2 GDO
6 2.25 20 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 233652 km2 GDO
7 2.25 30 Jan 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 222103 km2 GDO
8 2.25 10 Feb 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 222103 km2 GDO
9 2.25 20 Feb 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 260610 km2 GDO
10 2.25 02 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 166678 km2 GDO
11 2.25 10 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 166678 km2 GDO
12 2 20 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 159248 km2 GDO
13 2 30 Mar 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 65281 km2 GDO
14 2 10 Apr 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 76593 km2 GDO
15 2 09 May 2021 00:00 Severe impact for agricultural drought in 88509 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Madagascar


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Low Alaotra Mangoro Madagascar
- High Amoron I Mania Madagascar
- Low Analamanga Madagascar
- High Anosy Madagascar
- High Atsimo Andrefana Madagascar
- High Atsimo Atsinanana Madagascar
- Medium Atsinanana Madagascar
- Low Bongolava Madagascar
- High Haute Matsiatra Madagascar
- High Ihorombe Madagascar
- Low Itasy Madagascar
- High Menabe Madagascar
- Medium Vakinankaratra Madagascar

More information

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