Overall Green alert Drought for North Mozambique-2020
in Mozambique

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1013981
Name: North Mozambique-2020
Countries: Mozambique
Start Date: End of Mar 2020
Duration: 405 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 20566 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2021. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), EC-JRC (33), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),