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Summary of Drought for Alabama

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 691,000 people in Alabama, which is about 14% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama

U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama
U.S. Drought Monitor - Alabama
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
10/09/2018
82.30%17.70%0.67%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
10/02/2018
87.47%12.53%0.14%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
7/10/2018
97.20%2.80%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
19.01%80.99%26.60%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/02/2018
87.47%12.53%0.14%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
10/10/2017
95.31%4.69%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Drought Intensities

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