Overall Green alert Drought for Nigeria-2022
in Nigeria

Event summary

No evidence of relevant impacts or not enough information available to date.

Name: Nigeria-2022
Countries: Nigeria
Start Date: End of Apr 2022
Duration: 226 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 137570 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

GDACS Score

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Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateDescription impactSource
1 0.5 20 Aug 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 121765 km2 GDO
2 0.5 30 Aug 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 97381 km2 GDO
3 0.75 10 Sep 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 215543 km2 GDO
4 0.75 20 Sep 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 257494 km2 GDO
5 0.75 30 Sep 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 185306 km2 GDO
6 0.5 10 Oct 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 152018 km2 GDO
7 0.25 20 Oct 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 152112 km2 GDO
8 0.25 30 Oct 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 115681 km2 GDO
9 0.25 03 Dec 2022 00:00 Minor impact for agricultural drought in 137570 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Nigeria


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Medium Benue Nigeria
- High Edo Nigeria
- High Abuja Nigeria
- Medium Kaduna Nigeria
- Medium Kogi Nigeria
- Medium Kwara Nigeria
- High Niger Nigeria
- Medium Taraba Nigeria
- Low Bauchi Nigeria
- Low Enugu Nigeria
- Medium Nassarawa Nigeria
- Low Ondo Nigeria
- Medium Plateau Nigeria

More information

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