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We are committed to providing you with the environmental data, information, and services you have come to rely on us for. We are here to answer any questions you may have, and we appreciate your feedback. Reach out to us, and we will respond as soon as possible.

NCEI General Contacts

Email: ncei.info@noaa.gov

Geophysics Information (formerly NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center)

Starting from the sun, through the Earth’s surface, and penetrating into its interior, Geophysics provides archive and data services for space weather, satellites, tsunamis, the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf, coastal Digital Elevation Models, and geomagnetism. This wide range of data supports safe navigation both in space and on our oceans and coasts in addition to providing the information needed in tsunami forecasting, sea level rise prediction, and storm surge inundation.

Telephone: 1-303-497-6826
Fax: 1-303-497-6513
Email: ncei.info@noaa.gov

Oceans and Coasts Information (formerly NOAA's National Oceanographic and Coastal Data Development Centers)

The world’s largest collection of freely available oceanographic and coastal data, including water temperatures dating back to the late 1700s and measuring up to tens of thousands of meters deep. Other datasets include salinity, nutrients, waves, and currents. Products include regional climatologies, ocean heat content anomalies, satellite sea surface temperatures, the World Ocean Atlas, Argo floats, hypoxia, NOAA Extreme Weather Information Sheets, and ocean acidification parameters.

For Oceanographic Data and Products

Telephone: 1-301-713-3277
Fax: 1-301-713-3300
Email: ncei.info@noaa.gov

For Coastal Data and Products

Telephone: 1-866-732-2382 (toll-free) or 1-228-688-2936
Fax: 1-228-688-2938
Email: ncei.info@noaa.gov

Weather and Climate Information (formerly NOAA's National Climatic Data Center)

The world’s largest climate data archive with records ranging from paleoclimatology data to centuries-old journals to data less than an hour old. Data are from land-based weather and climate stations, ships, buoys, weather balloons, radar, satellites, and sophisticated climate models. A suite of information products is also available to describe the global climate and monitor trends.

For General Information About Climate Data, Products, and Services

Telephone: 1-828-271-4800 then press "1"
Fax: 1-828-271-4876
TTY: 1-828-271-4010
Email: ncei.orders@noaa.gov

For Radar Products and Services

Telephone: 1-828-271-4850 then press "2"
Fax: 1-828-271-4876
TTY: 1-828-271-4010
Email: ncei.orders@noaa.gov

For Satellite Data and Products

Telephone: 1-828-271-4850 then press "3"
Fax: 1-828-271-4876
TTY: 1-828-271-4010
Email: ncei.sat.info@noaa.gov

For Paleoclimatology Data and Products

Telephone: 1-303-497-6280
Fax: 1-303-497-6513
Email: ncei.paleo.info@noaa.gov

For Climate Monitoring Products and Analyses

Telephone: 1-828-271-4800 then press "4"
Email: ncei.monitoring.info@noaa.gov

For Model Data and Products

Email: ncei.nomads.info@noaa.gov

For Climate Data Records Products

For weather data at a particular geographic point, please use the Weather and Climate Data and Products contacts listed above. NOAA Climate Data Records are primarily derived from satellite observations, and they are most commonly used for global research and analyses of regional-scale phenomena and events.

Email: ncei.redr.info@noaa.gov

Media Requests

If you are a member of the media, please feel free to contact the NOAA Office of Communications.

John Leslie
Email: john.leslie@noaa.gov