Overall Green alert Drought for Australia-2019
in Australia

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 1 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1013281
Name: Australia-2019
Countries: Australia
Start Date: End of Jun 2019
Duration: 62 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 361403 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

For more info on GDACS alert score click here.
Virtual OSOCC
Meteo assessment
Satellite products
Analytical products
Detailed event map. European Union, 2015. 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.

Latest media headlines

Articles: 11 | About casualties: 0 | Last hour: 0

News : 'Fight for our lives': Fiji calls world leaders 'selfish' as it ... Thu, 08 Aug 2019 04:44:00 +0200.

Fiji will introduce one of the world’s most ambitious legislative programmes to tackle the climate crisis, and has labelled the global community’s decision to set aside the call for global heating to be capped at 1.5C “grossly irresponsible
...(more)
'Fight for our lives': Fiji calls world leaders 'selfish' as it lays o ... Wed, 07 Aug 2019 02:16:00 +0200.

will introduce one of the world’s most ambitious legislative programs to tackle the climate crisis, and has labelled the global community’s decision to set aside the call for global heating to be capped at 1.5 degrees “grossly irresponsible
...(more)
editorial Support Meteorological Services to save lives in times of di ... Mon, 05 Aug 2019 12:15:00 +0200.

The 5th Meeting of the Pacific Meteorological Council (PMC-5) gets underway this morning in Apia for five-days of deliberations. The conference – brings together PMC members, senior government officials from SPREP member countries and devel
...(more)
Syngenta, vendite 1 semestre a 6,8 mld dollari Syngenta chiude il prim ... Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:50:00 +0200.

Syngenta chiude il primo semestre con "risultati competitivi nonostante le difficili condizioni globali". Le vendite del gruppo, comunica una nota, si attestano a 6,8 miliardi di dollari (7,2 miliardi di $ nel 2018): in calo del 2% rispetto
...(more)

Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (1), JRC (29), WMO (1), INFORM (2),