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Summary of Drought for Kansas

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 280,000 people in Kansas, which is about 10% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas

U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas
U.S. Drought Monitor - Kansas
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
11/14/2017
82.22%17.78%1.07%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
11/07/2017
85.80%14.20%0.64%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
8/15/2017
63.16%36.84%13.87%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/03/2017
17.31%82.69%30.71%13.58%0.00%0.00%
Start of Water Year
10/03/2017
59.19%40.81%10.08%1.35%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
11/15/2016
61.91%38.09%26.69%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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