Overall Green alert Drought for Spain-2022
in Spain

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 3 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of mild to severe events.

GDACS ID DR 1015708
Name: Spain-2022
Countries: Spain
Start Date: End of Apr 2022
Duration: 118 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 27959 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2022. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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Articles: 448 | About casualties: 20 | Last hour: 0

Europe / Wildfires in Portugal, Spain contained2022-08-18T18:21+0200.

Massive wildfires in Portugal and Spain were largely under control on Thursday after forcing thousands from their homes and destroying large swathes of land. The fires in both countries followed punishing heatwaves and long dry spells, leav
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Desolation in Algeria after the fires that have left at least 38 dead2022-08-18T18:12+0200.

Africa Death toll rises to 65 in fires in northern Algeria; Global warming Spain, hot spot of climate change: 3.5 degrees more, fires and droughts. Firefighters have tried this Thursday to control the flames still active in the north and ea
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Wildfires in Portugal, Spain contained2022-08-18T17:27+0200.

Massive wildfires in Portugal and Spain were largely under control Thursday after forcing thousands from their homes and destroying large swathes of land. Over 1,000 firefighters were still mobilised around the Serra da Estrela blaze. Ma
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Wildfires in Portugal, Spain contained2022-08-18T17:12+0200.

Massive wildfires in Portugal and Spain were largely under control Thursday after forcing thousands from their homes and destroying large swathes of land. Over 1,000 firefighters were still mobilised around the Serra da Estrela blaze. Ma
...(more)

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Analytical report

04/Aug/2022 07:49 UTC

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (35), WMO (1), INFORM (2),