Overall Orange alert Drought for Central-South Brazil and Bolivia-2019
in Bolivia, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 9 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013868
Name: Central-South Brazil and Bolivia-2019
Countries: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay
Start Date: End of Dec 2019
Duration: 342 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1354634 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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