Overall Green alert Drought for Eastern Europe-2023
in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1016401
Name: Eastern Europe-2023
Glide number: DR-2023-000138-AUT
Countries: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania, Serbia
Start Date: End of Jul 2023
Duration: 328 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 139116 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Latest media headlines

Articles: 48 | About casualties: 2 | Last hour: 0

Anja Murray: Cuckoos and climate change Judging by the data yielded by ... 2024-05-08T11:19+0200.

A cuckoo ready to lay her eggs discreetly watches potential foster parents as they come and go from their nest, sometimes watching for days. She is waiting for the parents to leave home long enough for the villainous swap to take place — ma
What is desertification and why is it important to understand?2024-04-23T18:15+0200.

And, in Asia, China, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan are among the countries that have seen temperatures soaring, according to Earth.org. While some of these areas had been classed as having a desert climate since the 1980s, desertification has
Copernicus: 2023, un año de extremos climáticos en Europa2024-04-22T19:33+0200.

Europa no es una excepción en cuanto a las consecuencias del cambio climático , algo que queda claro rápidamente al observar los datos recopilados por el Servicio de Cambio Climático Copérnicus (C3S) de la UE y la Los últimos tres años más
2023: un anno di contrasti climatici per l'Europa2024-04-22T09:22+0200.

È difficile capire cosa aspettarsi da un clima riscaldato da due secoli di emissioni di gas serra. Il 2023 ad esempio è stato un anno di contrasti climatici per l’Europa: da una parte ondate di calore estreme, siccità e incendi, dall’altra

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Analytical report

06/Dec/2023 14:19 UTC

GDO analytical report imported in GDACS update automatic procedure

Analytical report

14/Jul/2023 13:47 UTC

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