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Summary of Drought for South Carolina

Abnormal dryness or drought are currently affecting approximately 3,859,000 people in South Carolina, which is about 70% of the state's population.

U.S. Drought Monitor - South Carolina

U.S. Drought Monitor - South Carolina
U.S. Drought Monitor - South Carolina
Drought Conditions (Percent Area)
WeekNoneD0-D4D1-D4D2-D4D3-D4D4
Current
1/16/2018
32.71%67.29%21.74%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Last Week
1/09/2018
31.78%68.22%21.74%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Three Months Ago
10/17/2017
60.27%39.73%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Start of Calendar Year
1/02/2018
27.38%72.62%21.77%0.00%0.00%0.00%
One Year Ago
1/17/2017
39.13%60.87%28.60%18.69%4.12%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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