Map released: Thurs. January 21, 2021
Data valid: January 19, 2021 at 7 a.m. EST


  • None
  • D0 (Abnormally Dry)
  • D1 (Moderate Drought)
  • D2 (Severe Drought)
  • D3 (Extreme Drought)
  • D4 (Exceptional Drought)
  • No Data


The Drought Monitor focuses on broad-scale conditions. Local conditions may vary. See accompanying text summary for forecast statements.

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USVI Drought Summary

Minimal rainfall fell this week across the U.S. Virgin Islands; 0.26 inches fell on St. John, 0.09 inches on St. Croix, and 0.21 inches on St. Thomas. On St. Croix, short- and long-term precipitation deficits still supported short- and long-term abnormal dryness. On St. John and St. Thomas, short-term precipitation deficits continued to support short-term abnormal dryness.

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