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Summary of Drought for Hawaii

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 359,000 people in Hawaii, which is about 18% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Hawaii

As of December 12, 2017

Author: Jessica Blunden,NCEI/NOAA

U.S. Drought Monitor - Hawaii
U.S. Drought Monitor - Hawaii
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
12/12/2017
56.90%43.10%21.25%0.89%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
12/05/2017
56.90%43.10%21.25%0.89%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
9/12/2017
9.35%90.65%61.76%14.38%1.88%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
87.81%12.19%2.47%1.11%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
3.92%96.08%65.35%14.78%2.35%0.00%
One Year Ago
12/13/2016
67.84%32.16%8.34%1.67%0.39%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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