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Summary of Drought for North Carolina

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 17,000 people in North Carolina, which is about 0% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - North Carolina

U.S. Drought Monitor - North Carolina
U.S. Drought Monitor - North Carolina
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
10/09/2018
99.50%0.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
10/02/2018
99.50%0.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
7/10/2018
89.80%10.20%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
15.67%84.33%35.34%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/02/2018
99.50%0.50%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
10/10/2017
57.54%42.46%10.57%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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