Water Resources Center

National Drought Condtions

The data cutoff for Drought Monitor maps is Tuesday at 7 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. The maps, which are based on analysis of the data, are released each Thursday at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

NOTE: To view regional drought conditions, click on map below. State maps can be accessed from regional maps.

US Drought Monitor Map

High Plains Region West Region Midwest Region Southern Region Southeastern Region Northeastern Region State of Alaska Island of Puerto Rico Island of Hawaii Image provided by:  NOAA and USDA

The Missouri DAC feeds information to the National Drought Assessment Center. Here are some national summaries of conditions.