Explore Drought Conditions by City and County
View up-to-date drought conditions down to the city and county level, including temperature, and precipitation conditions, key drought indicators, outlooks, historical conditions, and water supply, agriculture, and public health maps.
Drought in New Mexico from 2000–Present
The U.S. Drought Monitor started in 2000. Since 2000, the longest duration of drought (D1–D4) in New Mexico lasted 329 weeks beginning on May 1, 2001, and ending on August 14, 2007. The most intense period of drought occurred the week of January 19, 2021, where D4 affected 54.27% of New Mexico land.