Advancing Drought Science and Preparedness across the Nation

How is Drought Affecting your Neighborhood?

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Where is drought this week?

December 5-11, 2018

19.3%

of the US land area.

52.6 million

people are experiencing drought.

Featured Resources:

Drought Status Update: Southwest - December 6, 2018

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

California-Nevada Drought Outlook - November 2018
El Niño & the Southwest Drought Status Update – December 6, 2018
- Southern Plains Drought Update – October 26, 2018
- El Niño & the Southwest Drought Status Update – October 26, 2018
Midwest & Missouri River Basin Drought Status Update - October 11, 2018
- California-Nevada Drought Outlook & Climate Outlook - October 9, 2018

News & Updates

Featured Drought Data, Maps & Tools