Drought Situation & EW Phase Classification
Performance: the county received 6 to 12 days of moderate to heavy rains across the livelihood zones. The temporal distribution of the rains was good to fair whereas the spatial distribution was fair.
The Vegetation Condition Index (VCI) was above the normal range for the period, indicating a fair to good state of pasture and browse.
The available pasture and browse can last for 1.5 to three months, depending on the area.
Socio Economic Indicators (Impact Indicators)
There were no reported cases of livestock in migration from neighbouring Counties.
Milk production per household was within the normal range for this time of the year.
The body condition of animals was within the normal range for the period.
The terms of trade were below the normal range
Milk consumption within the normal range
The return distance from water sources to grazing areas was within normal range.
All within the normal range.