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Summary of Drought for Maryland

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 3,002,000 people in Maryland, which is about 58% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Maryland

U.S. Drought Monitor - Maryland
U.S. Drought Monitor - Maryland
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
4/17/2018
57.85%42.15%1.25%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
4/10/2018
38.32%61.68%1.96%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
1/16/2018
16.42%83.58%44.31%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
16.44%83.56%44.31%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
4/18/2017
55.63%44.37%15.28%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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