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Climate

April 8, 2020
March wet and warm across CONUS, coldest year-to-date since 2012 for Alaska
April 2, 2020
According to the March 31 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 12.2% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
April 2, 2020
The March 2020 three-month summaries of climate impacts and outlooks are now available for several regions and subregions.
March 26, 2020
According to the March 24 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 9.9% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
March 19, 2020
According to the March 17 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 10.5% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
March 9, 2020
New research shows tropical cyclone intensification rates are increasing, and that the damage from storms disproportionately affects disadvantaged nations.
March 13, 2020
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for February 2020 was the second highest for the month of February in the 141-year record
March 30, 2020
Great Lakes communities pummeled by heavy lake-effect snows during February
March 5, 2020
According to the March 3 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to extreme drought covers 9.6% of the United States including Puerto Rico.
February 28, 2020
A new paper in Climate by researchers at NOAA and its partners concludes that the Arctic may be essentially ice-free by the 2030s.