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
Valid time 2022-08-09 00:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 67°F
Dewpoint 59°F
Relative Humidity 76%
4inch Soil Temperature 79°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 0W/m^2
Wind Speed 0MPH
Wind Direction NNW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1018mb
Hourly Precipitation 0.00"

Current Weather

UNL East Campus Webcam (east view)
Current Weather
Current conditions on East campus:
Name Lincoln 1500 N 45th
Valid time 2022-08-09 00:00 CDT
Latitude 40.83°
Longitude -96.66°
Temperature 67°F
Dewpoint 59°F
Relative Humidity 76%
4inch Soil Temperature 79°F
Incoming Solar Radiation 0W/m^2
Wind Speed 0MPH
Wind Direction NNW
Mean Sea Level Pressure 1018mb
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

June 2022 was a Very Active Month for Severe Weather in Nebraska

If you felt like severe weather was widespread across Nebraska during June, preliminary storm reports available through the Storm Prediction Center (SPC) would indicate that you are correct. According to SPC, there were 16 days when at least one storm report was issued, with 8 of these days occurring during

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Climate Summaries

Drought covers 76% of Nebraska by the end of July

Highlights

Nebraska started August with 76% of the state in drought conditions, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Conditions vary across the state as the far southeast remains drought free, for now, while the southwest and northeast corners are bearing the brunt of the highest precipitation deficits. For July on

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