Drought And Flood Monitor Bulletin

NiMet's FLOOD AND DROUGHT MONITORING BULLETIN FOR NOVEMBER, 2018

The WMO recommended Standardized Precipitation Index (SPI) technique was used in the preparation of this edition of the Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin (DFMB). During the period under review, rainfall activities were generally observed to have reached cessation with most parts of the country recording normal dry conditions, except for a few states in the South.

Agrometeorological Bulletin No.24, Dekad 3, August (21 –30) 2018

The 3rd dekad of agrometeorological bulletin for August, 2018 shows most parts of the country recorded heavy rainfall total with highest observed at Dutse with about 398.8mm of rainfall and lowest over Osogbo with 32.4mm of rainfall. Above normal soil moisture conditions were experienced in most parts of the country except places around Sokoto and Yola and parts of the south west where below normal soil moisture conditions were observed.

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