Overall Green alert Drought for Congo Basin-2024
in Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo

Event summary

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

Name: Congo Basin-2024
Countries: Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo
Start Date: End of Feb 2024
Duration: 145 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 282121 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 30 Mar 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 159989 km2 GDO
2 0.5 10 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 172283 km2 GDO
3 0.5 20 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 172283 km2 GDO
4 0.5 30 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 123070 km2 GDO
5 0.5 10 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 368300 km2 GDO
6 0.5 20 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 441770 km2 GDO
7 0.5 30 May 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 184227 km2 GDO
8 0.5 10 Jun 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 282121 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Angola
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Republic of Congo


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Lunda Norte Angola
- Medium Lunda Sul Angola
- Medium Cuvette Republic of Congo
- Medium Likouala Republic of Congo
- Medium Plateaux Republic of Congo
- Medium Bandundu Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Equateur Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Kasai Occidental Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Kasai Oriental Democratic Republic of the Congo
- High Katanga Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Orientale Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Pool Republic of Congo

More information

For a full list of available products related to this event, please refer to the GDACS Resources page.