DROUGHT AND FLOOD MONITORING BULLETIN, JULY 2016.
July 2016 edition of Drought and Flood Monitoring Bulletin is prepared using the Standardized
Precipitation Index (SPI) technique. Presented respectively are: the 1-month (i.e. July, 2016), 3-month
(May-July, 2016), 6-month (February-July, 2016) and 12-month (August, 2015 - July, 2016) maps. These
maps show rainfall variations in the form of degrees of wetness and dryness across the country during
the periods under review. The bulletin assists in monitoring of prospects of flood incidents as well as the
challenges of lack of water for various needs.