Informing Decisions

We deliver science-based weather and climate information so you can make informed decisions

Current Weather

UNL East Campus Webcam (east view)
Current Weather
Current conditions on East campus:
Name Lincoln 1500 N 45th (AKA Lincoln IANR)
Valid time 2021-02-27 02:00 CST
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 33°F
Dewpoint 24°F
Relative Humidity 70%
4inch Soil Temperature 33°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 0W/m^2
Wind Speed 2MPH
Wind Direction SW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1012mb
Hourly Precipitation 0.00"

Current Weather

UNL East Campus Webcam (east view)
Current Weather
Current conditions on East campus:
Name Lincoln 1500 N 45th (AKA Lincoln IANR)
Valid time 2021-02-27 02:00 CST
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 33°F
Dewpoint 24°F
Relative Humidity 70%
4inch Soil Temperature 33°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 0W/m^2
Wind Speed 2MPH
Wind Direction SW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1012mb
Hourly Precipitation 0.00"

About

The Nebraska State Climate Office is dedicated to delivering science-based climate services at the local and state level.

Our focus is on weather and climate monitoring, climate services, and stakeholder engagement.

Our office includes operation of the Nebraska Mesonet, a state-wide weather observation network with nearly 70 locations across Nebraska that record local conditions.

Our Data

Our Data

The Nebraska Mesonet operates more than 70 stations in 49 counties to monitor the environment. These observations include air and soil temperature, humidity, wind speed and direction, precipitation, solar radiation, and soil moisture.

Objectives

Objectives

Our goal is provide high quality and timely services to our community; update our offering as user needs grow; and manage and maintain a statewide weather network to continue our strong history of reporting observations.

Operations

Operations

We are a recognized climate office by the American Association of State Climatologists, operating within a three-tiered system of climate services: state, regional and federal. The data we collect feeds into those systems to improve the overall understanding of climate.

Who We Work With

Who We Work With

We work with a variety of state, federal and nonprofit groups, including the Climate Assessment and Response Committee, the USDA Northern Plains Climate Hub, and the NOAA High Plains Regional Climate Center.

Quality climate resources
across the state,
in your county.
Data you can
rely on.

Climate News

La Nina Weakens - Storm Activity Increases

Current Conditions

Sea Surface Temperature (SST) anomalies in the Equatorial Pacific Ocean used to track the strength of La Nina and El Nino events are beginning to show clear signs of warming the past two months. The eastern half of this region has now warmed to near normal SST’s at

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Climate Summaries

Winter Storm Punctuates January's Weather

Highlights

For the second month of winter, Nebraska experienced warmer than normal temperatures. Though we were not without typical winter weather as a blizzard swept through on the 24th – 26th and resulted in record daily snowfall for the south and east, along with strong sustained winds statewide. Overall, precipitation

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