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NCEI creates coastal digital elevation models that support NOAA's mission to understand and predict changes in Earth's environment.
Moderate to exceptional drought covers 29.9% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
In February 2023, the global average temperature was 1.75°F (0.97°C) above average, the fourth warmest on record.
Editorial highlights the importance of data democratization for environmental data to be discoverable, accessible, equitable, and usable.
In March 1993, the Storm of the Century struck the U.S. East Coast, claiming more than 270 lives and causing billions of dollars in damage.
Moderate to exceptional drought covers 31.5% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
In February, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 36.5°F, which is 2.7°F above the 20th-century average.
Get to know Derek Arndt, the new director of NCEI.
Moderate to exceptional drought covers 32.1% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
The North American Coastal Ocean Acidification Indicators Climatologies provide valuable ocean acidification information for the coastal ocean.