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Search for recent weather data in your area. Weather forecasts are available through the National Weather Service.

March 23, 2023

Moderate to exceptional drought covers 28.9% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

March 21, 2023

NCEI creates coastal digital elevation models that support NOAA's mission to understand and predict changes in Earth's environment.

March 14, 2023

In February 2023, the global average temperature was 1.75°F (0.97°C) above average, the fourth warmest on record.

March 8, 2023

In February, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 36.5°F, which is 2.7°F above the 20th-century average.

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NCEI maintains one of the most significant archives on Earth, with comprehensive oceanic, atmospheric, and geophysical data. We archive over 229 terabytes of data each month from over 130 observing platforms.

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NCEI provides access to an extensive archive of environmental data through several platforms. We deliver the climate, coastal, oceanographic, and geophysical data you need in a variety of formats.

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