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U.S. Drought Monitor - California

As of February 14, 2017

Author: Jessica Blunden,NCEI/NOAA

U.S. Drought Monitor - California
U.S. Drought Monitor - California
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
2/14/2017
43.94%56.06%24.19%7.41%0.73%0.00%
Last Week
2/07/2017
41.46%58.54%46.99%10.93%0.73%0.00%
Three Months Ago
11/15/2016
12.03%87.97%73.04%60.27%42.80%21.04%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
18.07%81.93%67.61%54.02%38.17%18.31%
One Year Ago
2/16/2016
0.29%99.71%94.69%81.82%61.40%38.48%

Drought Intensities

  •       None: No Drought
  •       D0: Abnormally Dry
  •       D1: Moderate Drought
  •       D2: Severe Drought
  •       D3: Extreme Drought
  •       D4: Exceptional Drought
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