Overall Orange alert Drought for Malawi - North Mozambique-2020
in Malawi, Mozambique

Event summary

Mild to severe impacts to people and to one or more sectors of the economy.

Name: Malawi - North Mozambique-2020
Countries: Malawi, Mozambique
Start Date: End of Mar 2020
Duration: 213 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 127574 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 1.5 10 May 2020 15:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 56866 km2 GDO
2 1.5 11 May 2020 14:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 170137 km2 GDO
3 1.5 02 Jun 2020 16:37 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 194042 km2 GDO
4 1.5 04 Jun 2020 13:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 170535 km2 GDO
5 1.5 12 Jun 2020 17:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 336257 km2 GDO
6 1.5 22 Jun 2020 10:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 410128 km2 GDO
7 1.5 01 Jul 2020 16:07 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 229994 km2 GDO
8 1.5 15 Jul 2020 13:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 261475 km2 GDO
9 1.5 26 Jul 2020 17:17 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 261475 km2 GDO
10 1.5 02 Aug 2020 08:37 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 140808 km2 GDO
11 1.5 10 Aug 2020 15:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 152736 km2 GDO
12 1.5 26 Aug 2020 14:57 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 152736 km2 GDO
13 1.5 06 Sep 2020 16:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 127628 km2 GDO
14 1.5 24 Sep 2020 16:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 127682 km2 GDO
15 1.5 05 Oct 2020 09:27 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 127682 km2 GDO
16 1.5 11 Oct 2020 12:47 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 103832 km2 GDO
17 1.5 15 Oct 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 115759 km2 GDO
18 1.5 20 Oct 2020 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 127574 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Malawi
Mozambique


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Low Malawi Malawi
- Medium Cabo Delgado Mozambique
- High Nampula Mozambique
- Medium Niassa Mozambique
- Low Tete Mozambique
- High Zambezia Mozambique

More information

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