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Summary of Drought for Arkansas

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 5,986,000 people in Arkansas, which is about 96% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Arkansas

U.S. Drought Monitor - Arkansas
U.S. Drought Monitor - Arkansas
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
11/14/2017
4.96%95.04%73.72%46.42%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/07/2017
19.81%80.19%62.51%28.13%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
8/15/2017
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
27.05%72.95%39.03%7.99%2.02%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
32.06%67.94%29.13%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
11/15/2016
3.46%96.54%82.50%13.82%1.13%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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