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Climate

July 2, 2020
According to the June 30 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 21.4% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
June 26, 2020
The June 2020 three-month summaries of climate impacts and outlooks are now available for 11 regions and subregions.
June 25, 2020
According to the June 23 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 21.4% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
June 26, 2020
NCEI is archiving data from COSMIC-2, a constellation of six microsatellites that launched in June 2019.
June 18, 2020
According to the June 16 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 19.6% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
June 12, 2020
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for May 2020 was 1.71°F (0.95°C) above average, tying with 2016 as the warmest May in the 141-year record.
June 11, 2020
During May, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 60.8°F, 0.6°F above the 20th-century average.
June 4, 2020
According to the June 2 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 16.7% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
May 28, 2020
According to the May 26 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 15.5% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
May 21, 2020
According to the May 19 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 15.8% of the United States including Puerto Rico.