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.


Place mouse on axis and left-click to pan; wheel up/down for zoom in/out (or shift key+left-click).

Download: xml csv json
Dates Value Rank Departure From Mean (0.00°F)
9999-0 Base Period
189509 - 189605 45.18°F 3 45.18°F
189609 - 189705 44.60°F 2 44.60°F
189709 - 189805 45.67°F 4 45.67°F
189809 - 189905 43.04°F 1 43.04°F
189909 - 190005 46.09°F 5 46.09°F

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/