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Summary of Drought for Connecticut

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 390,000 people in Connecticut, which is about 11% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Connecticut

As of December 12, 2017

Author: Jessica Blunden,NCEI/NOAA

U.S. Drought Monitor - Connecticut
U.S. Drought Monitor - Connecticut
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
12/12/2017
79.13%20.87%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
12/05/2017
79.13%20.87%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
9/12/2017
82.48%17.52%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
0.00%100.00%100.00%82.57%40.97%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
2.91%97.09%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
12/13/2016
0.00%100.00%100.00%82.90%44.28%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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