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Summary of Drought for Massachusetts

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 5,807,000 people in Massachusetts, which is about 89% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Massachusetts

U.S. Drought Monitor - Massachusetts
U.S. Drought Monitor - Massachusetts
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
7/17/2018
15.16%84.84%36.13%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
7/10/2018
15.16%84.84%1.54%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
4/17/2018
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
97.25%2.75%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
7/18/2017
99.32%0.68%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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