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There’s a lot going on at NCEI. Discover more about us and Earth’s climate, oceans, coasts, and geophysics in these featured news stories.
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December 15, 2023

U.S. Drought: Weekly Report for December 12, 2023

Moderate to exceptional drought covers 28.1% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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December 15, 2023

Indigenous Land and Historical Wildfire Management

Indigenous land management practices over past millennia have increased the fire resilience of Southwest U.S. ponderosa pine forests.

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December 14, 2023

Assessing the Global Climate in November 2023

The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for November 2023 was the highest on record for the month of November.

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December 8, 2023

Assessing the U.S. Climate in November 2023

During November, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 44.4°F, 2.7°F above the 20th-century average.

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December 7, 2023

U.S. Drought: Weekly Report for December 5, 2023

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

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December 12, 2016
Updated December 6, 2023

Are You Dreaming of a White Christmas?

See which places have the best chance of being a winter wonderland on December 25 according to weather history.

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December 4, 2023

Humans of NCEI: Chris Guiterman

Get to know Chris Guiterman, a Research Scientist from the Paleoclimate team.

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November 30, 2023

U.S. Drought: Weekly Report for November 28, 2023

Moderate to exceptional drought covers 30.3% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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November 22, 2023

U.S. Drought: Weekly Report for November 21, 2023

Moderate to exceptional drought covers 31.4% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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November 16, 2023

U.S. Drought: Weekly Report for November 14, 2023

Moderate to exceptional drought covers 31.5% of the United States including Puerto Rico.

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