Climate at a Glance

National Time Series

Choose from the options below and click "Plot" to create a time series graph.
Palmer Drought Severity Index (PDSI), Palmer Hydrological Drought Index (PHDI), and Palmer Modified Drought Index (PMDI) are not offered for multiple-month time scales.

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Download: xml csv json
Dates Value Rank Departure From Mean (0.00°F)
9999-0 Base Period
189509 - 189511 51.86°F 3 51.86°F
189609 - 189611 51.06°F 1 51.06°F
189709 - 189711 54.14°F 4 54.14°F
189809 - 189811 51.78°F 2 51.78°F

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from