Overall Green alert Drought for Central Europe-2022
in Austria, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Russia, Sweden

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 10 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015469
Name: Central Europe-2022
Glide number: DR-2022-000251-CHE
Countries: Austria, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Spain, Finland, France, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Russia, Sweden
Start Date: End of Feb 2022
Duration: 343 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 193487 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
The boundaries and the names shown on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

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Latest media headlines

Articles: 113 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Siccità, bassi livelli delle acque sotterranee in Europa: lo studio2023-01-26T23:29+0100.

L’Europa sta vivendo da anni una grave siccità . In tutto il continente, i livelli delle acque sotterranee sono rimasti costantemente bassi dal 2018, anche se eventi meteorologici estremi con inondazioni danno temporaneamente un quadro dive
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Mujer británica muere en avalancha en los Alpes franceses2023-01-15T19:18+0100.

Una mujer británica, de 45 años, murió después de quedar atrapada en una avalancha mientras caminaba con otras dos personas en los Alpes franceses, dijeron los servicios de rescate. El accidente ocurrió el sábado en el glaciar Argentière ,
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Allerta Meteo, la svolta invernale inizia con una bomba di neve al con ... 2023-01-13T15:23+0100.

Allerta Meteo, tra domenica sera e lunedì mattina una grande nevicata interesserà il confine Nord/Orientale dell'Italia: attesi oltre 50cm in Slovenia, grandi accumuli anche in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Austria e Croazia. L’Italia e più in
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Slovenia sees warmest year on record in 20222023-01-05T23:00+0100.

LJUBLJANA, Jan. 5 (Xinhua) -- Last year, temperatures in Slovenia were the highest since measurements started, the country's Environment Agency (ARSO) said on its website on Thursday. The average air temperature in 2022 in Slovenia reached
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Analytical report

01/Sep/2022 16:18 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:44 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

25/Mar/2022 18:10 UTC

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Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),