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 2021-09-19 19:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 85°F
Dewpoint 65°F
Relative Humidity 50%
4inch Soil Temperature 86°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 29W/m^2
Wind Speed 7MPH
Wind Gust 18MPH
Wind Direction S
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1005mb
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 2021-09-19 19:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 85°F
Dewpoint 65°F
Relative Humidity 50%
4inch Soil Temperature 86°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 29W/m^2
Wind Speed 7MPH
Wind Gust 18MPH
Wind Direction S
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1005mb
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

Climate Summaries

Above normal temperatures and isolated heavy rains highlight August

Highlights

In a month that was about two degrees warmer than normal, Nebraska experienced worsening drought conditions overall. Drought expanded in much of the west and in pockets of eastern Nebraska throughout the month. September started with 39% of the state in drought and 44% categorized as abnormally dry. Precipitation

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