Dataset Gallery

To find datasets of interest, glance through the entries below, enter a search term to the left, or click terms under the filters to refine the list.

Past Weather by Zip Code - Data Table

Climate Data Online - Daily Summaries

How much rain fell over the weekend? What was the temperature over the last few weeks? Tables of daily weather observations can answer these common questions.

Weekly Drought Map

U.S. Drought Monitor

The U.S. Drought Monitor (USDM) is a weekly map—updated each Thursday—that shows the location and intensity of dry and drought areas across the country.

Record High & Low Daily Temperatures in the U.S. - Graphs and Tabular Data

DayRec: United States Record-Maximum/Minimum Daily Temperatures

Record high and low temperatures generate tremendous interest, largely because of the potential for impacts on human health, the environment, and built infrastructure.

Wind Roses - Charts and Tabular Data

Customized Wind Roses from Hourly Datasets

Wondering which direction the wind was from during your last cold snap, or which summer months usually have a breeze?

U.S. Climatological Rankings - Ranking Chart

Climatological Rankings

When you hear or see news that a region had its hottest or wettest month since records began, you can check the climatological record books yourself. Use this page to see how conditions in U.S.

U.S. Climate Extremes Index - Graph or Map

U.S. Climate Extremes Index (CEI)

The U.S. Climate Extremes Index documents the area of the contiguous United States (or a region therein) that experienced extreme conditions (as defined by the index) during various time periods.

Climate Statistics at Individual Stations — Data Tables

Comparative Climatic Data

This site provides data tables for comparing record-setting conditions and Climate Normals at major U.S.

1981-2010 Climate Normals - Climographs

Data Tools: 1981-2010 Normals

Simple graphs of Climate Normal data for temperature and precipitation can characterize a location's climate through the year, month, or day.

1981-2010 Climate Normals - Data Table

1981-2010 US Normals Data (Hourly, Daily, Monthly, or Annual )

Climate Normals reflect a weather station's previous three decades of observed weather. This historical perspective provides a way to compare conditions to the relatively recent long-term average.

Temperature and Precipitation Trends- Graphing Tool

Climate at a Glance: Time Series - Contiguous U.S.

Historical records of temperature and precipitation give you a way to see how they have changed over time.

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