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 2021-04-13 11:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 45°F
Dewpoint 24°F
Relative Humidity 42%
4inch Soil Temperature 50°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 696W/m^2
Wind Speed 7MPH
Wind Gust 19MPH
Wind Direction NNW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1026mb
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 2021-04-13 11:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 45°F
Dewpoint 24°F
Relative Humidity 42%
4inch Soil Temperature 50°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 696W/m^2
Wind Speed 7MPH
Wind Gust 19MPH
Wind Direction NNW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1026mb
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.

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across the state,
in your county.
Data you can
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Climate News

Significant Precipitation Event Strikes Nebraska

Storm Overview

A powerful cutoff upper air low moved out of the central Rockies March 12th and slowly migrated east-northeastward through the central Plains. The slow movement of this cutoff low led to a prolonged precipitation event that produced widespread heavy rainfall across Kansas, Missouri and areas east of the

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Climate Summaries

Record Rains for Eastern Nebraska this March

Highlights

Wetter than normal conditions dominated the state during March and new monthly records were set in the tri-Cities area. Overall, it was the second wettest March for Nebraska on record. A significant spring storm, not unlike that which occurred in March of 2019, punctuated the month. Thankfully, the lack

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