Overall Green alert Drought for Southeastern Mediterranean-2024
in Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Libya, Saudi Arabia

Event summary

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

Name: Southeastern Mediterranean-2024
Countries: Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Libya, Saudi Arabia
Start Date: End of Nov 2023
Duration: 247 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 167100 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 Jan 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 140446 km2 GDO
2 0.75 30 Jan 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 78494 km2 GDO
3 0.75 10 Feb 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 128814 km2 GDO
4 0.75 20 Feb 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 128814 km2 GDO
5 0.75 01 Mar 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 77846 km2 GDO
6 0.75 10 Mar 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 99237 km2 GDO
7 0.75 20 Mar 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 99237 km2 GDO
8 0.5 30 Mar 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 91562 km2 GDO
9 0.5 10 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 127719 km2 GDO
10 0.75 20 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 181176 km2 GDO
11 0.75 30 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 158938 km2 GDO
12 0.75 10 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 206557 km2 GDO
13 0.75 20 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 217507 km2 GDO
14 0.75 30 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 154945 km2 GDO
15 0.75 10 Jun 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 164728 km2 GDO
16 0.75 25 Jul 2024 08:11 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 167100 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Egypt
Israel
Libya


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Ajdabiya (agedabia) Libya
- Medium Al Aziziyah Libya
- Medium Al Jufrah Libya
- Medium Al Khoms Libya
- Medium Al Kufrah Libya
- Low Ash Shati Libya
- Medium Az Zawia (azzawiya) Libya
- Medium Gharyan Libya
- Low Murzuq Libya
- Low Sabha Libya
- Medium Sawfajjin (sofuljeen) Libya
- Medium Surt (sirte) Libya
- Medium Tarhunah Libya
- Medium Tripoli (tarabulus) Libya
- Low Israel Israel
- Low North Sinai Egypt

More information

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