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Summary of Drought for Kansas

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 2,919,000 people in Kansas, which is about 87% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas

U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas
U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
12/05/2017
36.63%63.37%15.72%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/28/2017
65.88%34.12%1.38%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
9/05/2017
67.06%32.94%16.69%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
17.31%82.69%30.71%13.58%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
59.19%40.81%10.08%1.35%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
12/06/2016
47.57%52.43%29.56%10.94%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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