Contact for GIS Data Requests
For more information regarding the Drought Monitor datasets, please contact Brian Fuchs at the NDMC via e-mail.
For those individuals interested in obtaining DM data for a period of time longer than a few weeks visit our Statistical Data Services page. If you have further questions please e-mail your request to Brian Fuchs. We will make every effort to respond as soon as possible.
Current Drought Monitor Files
Please cite the Drought Monitor by including the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC), the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
Download all Drought Monitor shapefiles for 2012.