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Summary of Drought for New Mexico

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 2,035,000 people in New Mexico, which is about 99% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - New Mexico

U.S. Drought Monitor - New Mexico
U.S. Drought Monitor - New Mexico
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
10/09/2018
1.37%98.63%90.72%54.89%28.20%15.53%
Last Week
10/02/2018
0.40%99.60%92.84%59.66%32.03%15.53%
Three Months Ago
7/10/2018
0.00%100.00%98.99%85.95%57.68%15.68%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
7.01%92.99%45.97%4.76%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/02/2018
0.40%99.60%92.84%59.66%32.03%15.53%
One Year Ago
10/10/2017
92.21%7.79%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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