Overall Green alert Drought for Central Northern Europe-2018
in Germany, Denmark, France, Latvia, Poland, Sweden

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 19 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1012168
Name: Central Northern Europe-2018
Countries: Germany, Denmark, France, Latvia, Poland, Sweden
Start Date: End of Jul 2017
Duration: 569 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 80936 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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