Advancing Drought Science and Preparedness across the Nation

How is Drought Affecting your Neighborhood?

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Where is drought this week?

September 5-11, 2018

25.8%

of the US land area.

61.6 million

people are experiencing drought.

Featured Resources:

Drought Status Update: Southwest Drought & Wildfire Update - July 25, 2018

Drought Status Updates
Two-page status updates on drought conditions, including current conditions, impacts, and outlook

- Drought Status Update: Midwest & Missouri River Basin - August 23, 2018
Pacific Northwest Drought Status Update - July 31, 2018
Southwest Drought & Wildfire Update - July 25, 2018
Drought Status Update: Midwest and Missouri River Basin - July 19, 2018
Drought Status Update: Midwest & Northern Plains - June 21, 2018

News & Updates

Featured Drought Data, Maps & Tools