Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Maps and Data

Weekly Comparisons

Compare two U.S. Drought Monitor weeks side by side.

USDM Map Comparison Slider

Displays the USDM maps from two selected dates, and allows the user to determine which is displayed by using a slider bar.


View a graph of the U.S. Drought Monitor statistics for a chosen area.

Map Archive

View any map format for a selected week.

Narrative Archive

View the weekly narrative for a selected week.

Change Maps

View a series of change maps for a selected week.

Data Tables

View the U.S. Drought Monitor data in tabular format for a selected area.


View and animated series of maps or download animated GIF files.

GIS Data

Get GIS data files for each week including shapefiles, kmz, wms and more.


Information about the GIS data and other U.S. Drought Monitor data file formats.

Maps and Data Services

Information on how to obtain U.S. Drought Monitor maps and data or display them on a website.

FSA Eligibility Tool

See which counties in the U.S. are eligible for drought relief payments from the Farm Service Agency.

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