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Summary of Drought for Colorado

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 4,023,000 people in Colorado, which is about 80% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Colorado

U.S. Drought Monitor - Colorado
U.S. Drought Monitor - Colorado
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
7/10/2018
17.50%82.50%77.11%60.62%40.08%13.32%
Last Week
7/03/2018
20.46%79.54%67.30%52.31%36.46%8.81%
Three Months Ago
4/10/2018
12.38%87.62%69.43%53.65%24.31%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
6.57%93.43%33.53%7.27%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
7/11/2017
66.84%33.16%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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