Overall Orange alert Drought for China-2022
in China

Event summary

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

Name: China-2022
Countries: China
Start Date: End of Jul 2022
Duration: 135 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 669317 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 10 Aug 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1587988 km2 GDO
2 1 20 Aug 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 2797935 km2 GDO
3 1 30 Aug 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 2888722 km2 GDO
4 1 10 Sep 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1995837 km2 GDO
5 1 20 Sep 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1297206 km2 GDO
6 1 30 Sep 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 1280036 km2 GDO
7 1 10 Oct 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 762015 km2 GDO
8 1 20 Oct 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 709027 km2 GDO
9 1 30 Oct 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 723880 km2 GDO
10 1 03 Dec 2022 00:00 Medium impact for agricultural drought in 669317 km2 GDO

Affected Countries

Country
Bhutan
China
India
Myanmar
Nepal


Affected ARU (Administrative Reporting Unit)

RDrI-Agri Name Country
- Low Aksai Chin China
- Low Arunachal Pradesh India
- Low Bhutan Bhutan
- Medium Myanmar Myanmar
- Medium Nepal Nepal
- Low Gansu Sheng China
- Low Qinghai Sheng China
- Low Sichuan Sheng China
- Medium Xizang Zizhiqu China
- Medium Yunnan Sheng China
- Medium Assam India
- Medium Himachal Pradesh India
- Medium Sikkim India
- Medium West Bengal India
- Medium Jammu and Kashmir India
- Medium Arunachal Pradesh India
- Medium Uttarakhand India

More information

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