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Summary of Drought for Pennsylvania

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 9,215,000 people in Pennsylvania, which is about 60% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - Pennsylvania

U.S. Drought Monitor - Pennsylvania
U.S. Drought Monitor - Pennsylvania
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
1/16/2018
63.09%36.91%13.79%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
1/09/2018
63.10%36.90%13.79%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
10/17/2017
70.26%29.74%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
63.14%36.86%13.79%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
1/17/2017
45.31%54.69%27.24%3.98%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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