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Summary of Drought for Georgia

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 2,525,000 people in Georgia, which is about 24% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Georgia

U.S. Drought Monitor - Georgia
U.S. Drought Monitor - Georgia
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
11/14/2017
48.03%51.97%3.07%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/07/2017
79.21%20.79%0.00%0.00%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
11.31%88.69%73.48%39.33%19.28%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
11/15/2016
15.69%84.31%69.18%58.03%52.39%22.25%

Drought Intensities

  •       None: No Drought
  •       D0: Abnormally Dry
  •       D1: Moderate Drought
  •       D2: Severe Drought
  •       D3: Extreme Drought
  •       D4: Exceptional Drought
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