Data Download

  • Comprehensive Statistics

    Download data for all U.S. Drought Monitor categories for each week of the selected time period and location. Data options are percent of area, total area, percent of population and total population. Spatial scale choices include national, state, county and urban areas, and many more.

  • Statistics by Threshold

    Choose a place, time, and Drought Monitor level, and get the proportion of an area that meets your chosen criteria. You can also specify a minimum or maximum threshold as a proportion of area.

  • Weeks In Drought

    Find out how many weeks, either consecutive or total, that each county in a state has been in a certain level of drought.

U.S. Drought Monitor Statistics Explanation

An explanation of the different types of U.S. Drought Monitor statistical data.