Despite the return of the rain, France is experiencing an unprecedented winter drought… and restrictions on water use, unheard of!

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The rain has returned, but France is facing a winter drought due to a summer of 2022 marked by a prolonged drought, then the lack of precipitation since the fall. The groundwater level is not sufficient. Three quarters of them are below normal for the season.