Overall Orange alert Drought for Peru-2022
in Peru

Event summary

The drought has lasted for 7 months. Drought indicators suggest anomalies typical of severe to extreme events.

GDACS ID DR 1015767
Name: Peru-2022
Glide number: DR-2022-000377-BOL
Countries: Peru
Start Date: End of May 2022
Duration: 257 days
Impact: Medium impact for agricultural drought in 177910 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory

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Detailed event map. European Union, 2023. Map produced by EC-JRC.
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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), INFORM (2),