Overall Green alert Drought for Northern Angola - Congo-2021
in Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo

Event summary

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

Name: Northern Angola - Congo-2021
Countries: Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo
Start Date: End of Jul 2021
Duration: 181 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24526 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.75 10 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 710209 km2 GDO
2 0.75 20 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 685592 km2 GDO
3 0.75 30 Sep 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 183137 km2 GDO
4 0.75 10 Oct 2021 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 170865 km2 GDO
5 1.25 20 Oct 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 170865 km2 GDO
6 1.25 30 Oct 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 84974 km2 GDO
7 1.25 10 Nov 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 218804 km2 GDO
8 1.25 20 Nov 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 271083 km2 GDO
9 1 30 Nov 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 52279 km2 GDO
10 1 10 Dec 2021 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 51769 km2 GDO
11 0.75 18 Jan 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 24526 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Angola
Democratic Republic of the Congo


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- High Bie Angola
- Medium Lunda Norte Angola
- Medium Lunda Sul Angola
- High Malanje Angola
- Low Katanga Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Medium Bengo Angola
- High Cuanza Sul Angola
- High Kuanza Norte Angola
- Medium Uige Angola

More information

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