Overall Green alert Drought for East Himalaya, Bay of Bengal-2022
in Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 5 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015771
Name: East Himalaya, Bay of Bengal-2022
Countries: Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar
Start Date: End of May 2022
Duration: 198 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 138564 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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