Overall Green alert Drought for Mexico-2023
in Mexico

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 2 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1016231
Name: Mexico-2023
Countries: Mexico
Start Date: End of Feb 2023
Duration: 103 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 87375 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (37), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),