Global Drought Monitor

Area Under Drought in South Asia

Drought Area:

  • Click and drag the mouse over a range of the graph to zoom in.
  • The range can also be adjusted using the slider underneath the graph.
  • To reset the graph to display the whole range of data, click the 'Reset Zoom' button (visible when mouse is over graph) or double click on the graph.
  • The number in the bottom left of the graph (default = 10) controls the number of days over which to average the data. To disable this, set it to 0.