Overall Orange alert Drought for Southeast Asia-2024
in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam

Event summary

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

Name: Southeast Asia-2024
Countries: Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
Start Date: End of Feb 2024
Duration: 145 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 420170 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 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 59784 km2 GDO
2 0.75 30 Apr 2024 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 83689 km2 GDO
3 1.25 10 May 2024 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 850652 km2 GDO
4 1.25 20 May 2024 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1333670 km2 GDO
5 1 30 May 2024 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 311050 km2 GDO
6 1 10 Jun 2024 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 420170 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Bangladesh
Cambodia
China
India
Laos
Malaysia
Myanmar
Thailand
Vietnam


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Bangladesh Bangladesh
- High Cambodia Cambodia
- High Lao People's Democratic Republic Laos
- Medium Myanmar Myanmar
- High Thailand Thailand
- High Viet Nam Vietnam
- Medium Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu China
- Medium Guizhou Sheng China
- Medium Yunnan Sheng China
- Medium Manipur India
- Low Mizoram India
- Low Tripura India
- Medium Kedah Malaysia
- Medium Kelantan Malaysia
- Low Perlis Malaysia
- High Assam India
- High Meghalaya India
- Medium West Bengal India

More information

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