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Select a station and view data for a number of drought indices. Frequency statistics of drought thresholds, drought period information and index comparisons are also available.

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Map Viewer

View station locations and gridded datasets for the United States.


Learn about the criteria used to select the stations, the drought indices chosen, and more.


An overview of why the Drought Risk Atlas was created and who was involved.


Instructions on how to use the various features and tools of the Drought Risk Atlas.