Overall Green alert Drought for South-East Asia-2023
in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand

Event summary

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

GDACS ID DR 1016209
Name: South-East Asia-2023
Countries: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand
Start Date: End of Jan 2023
Duration: 248 days
Impact: Minor impact for agricultural drought in 261373 km2
More info: Global Drought Observatory


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Ola de calor. Seis datos que evidencian el verano boreal extremo que a ... 2023-09-06T09:12+0200.

Mientras millones de personas estaban desesperadas por aliviarse del calor, el 26 de julio China y Filipinas fueron golpeadas por lluvias torrenciales y vientos feroces que alcanzaron récords. El tifón Doksuri azotó ciudades y litorales de
Ministry of Emergency Management: Natural disasters affected 8,888,7 p ... 2023-09-06T09:02+0200.

China News Network, September 9 According to the official Weibo of the Ministry of Emergency Management, the Ministry of Emergency Management released the national natural disaster situation in August 6 on the 6th. In August, China's natura
Osteology, Vol. 3, Pages 113-115: Bone Health, Intersectionality and C ... 2023-09-06T06:36+0200.

Extreme weather patterns are becoming more common, with attendant risks for human health. As described by the World Health Organisation, climate change refers to long-term shifts in temperatures and weather patterns [ 1 ]. While weather shi
6 datos que evidencian el verano boreal extremo que abrasó o inundó pa ... 2023-09-06T05:54+0200.

Reuters Recientemente, se alcanzaron en poco tiempo importantes récords meteorológicos. Calor. Incendios forestales. Lluvias torrenciales. Tifones y huracanes. Gran parte del hemisferio norte fue golpeado por condiciones climáticas extremas

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: (2), EC-JRC (36), WMO (1), INFORM (2),