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U.S. Drought Monitor - Iowa

As of October 17, 2017

Author: Jessica Blunden,NCEI/NOAA

U.S. Drought Monitor - Iowa
U.S. Drought Monitor - Iowa
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
10/17/2017
71.33%28.67%8.69%0.40%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
10/10/2017
58.80%41.20%23.97%1.98%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
7/18/2017
41.63%58.37%22.24%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
86.11%13.89%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
43.48%56.52%34.72%8.70%3.20%0.00%
One Year Ago
10/18/2016
95.06%4.94%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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