AQUASTAT Global Information System on Water and Agriculture


Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

This comprehensive global database and information system includes data on water and agriculture for around the world.

The information is centres around water and agriculture, and it includes data on:

  • Hydrographic networks
  • Irrigation
  • Climate and precipitation
  • Soil water balance

There are maps, downloadable datasets and analyses of the information based on regional or global data. The data can be downloaded as a GIS format to view the information at a local scale.

Explore the Global Information System on Water and Agriculture.

Screenshot of FAO aqua maps



Posted on

September 5, 2019

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