February 22, 2016
NCEI scientists are highlighting some of our latest coastal and ocean research, products, and services at the 2016 Ocean Sciences Meeting.
February 18, 2016
According to the February 16 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 15.1% of the contiguous U.S.
February 17, 2016
The globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces for January 2016 was the highest on record for the month.
February 11, 2016
According to the February 9 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 15.0% of the contiguous U.S.
February 10, 2016
Our new Cryospheric Climate Data Record provides consistent and reliable data for the Arctic and Antarctic.
February 8, 2016
During January, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 32.2°F, 2.1°F above the 20th century average.
February 4, 2016
According to the February 2 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 15.5% of the contiguous U.S.
January 28, 2016
According to the January 26 U.S. Drought Monitor, moderate to exceptional drought covers 15.5% of the contiguous U.S.
January 26, 2016
The January 22–24, 2016, snowstorm ranked as a Category 4 or crippling event for the Northeast and Southeast on the Regional Snowfall Index.
January 25, 2016
Heavy seasonal snow and extreme snowstorms continue to occur with great frequency even though Earth’s climate has warmed.
ALERT: All of our websites and FTP areas (ncdc.noaa.gov, ncei.noaa.gov, climate.gov, drought.gov) will be unavailable from 4:00 PM on Tuesday, Dec 6 until approximately 1:00 AM on Wednesday, Dec 7 (EST). We apologize for this inconvenience.