U.S. Drought Monitor

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Due to technical difficulties with the U.S. Drought Monitor web site, map files prior to 2020 are temporarily unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please visit the Custom Map Request page for map files for the years 2000-2019.

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Drought Classification


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  • D0 (Abnormally Dry)
  • D1 (Moderate Drought)
  • D2 (Severe Drought)
  • D3 (Extreme Drought)
  • D4 (Exceptional Drought)
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