Climate mapper

Climate mapper
Climate mapper
Overview: 

The Climate mapper is a dynamic mapping interface that uses the best available science from climate projections and provides a straightforward way for farmers and land managers to visualize and understand local climate projections that are useful for different production systems.

Purpose: 

The Climate mapper provides a series of maps for relevant climate and hydrology information from past conditions and for projected future conditions across the United States to assist with decisions related to agriculture, drought and fire conditions.

Inputs: 

Choose your location, climate variable of interest and time period of interest. If you choose map colors can be modified.

Outputs: 

Map of area of interest showing climate variable for the time period of interest. Data can be downloaded.

Tool Developers: 

Katherine Hegewisch and John Abatzoglou at the University of Idaho.

Format: 
Web
Audience: 
Researcher
Extension
Producer
Land Manager
Other
Time Investment: 
Low
Spatial Scale: 
Farm/Forest
Time Scale: 
User-defined