Colorado Drought Conditions

Colorado Water Supply Conditions — June 5, 2015

Following May and early June’s precipitation, most of Colorado is out of drought conditions. Southwestern Colorado, in Water Divisions 3, 4, and 7, remains under moderate drought (D1) conditions. 

Drought Condition 



Pale Orange

Darker Orange


Deep Red


Drought Condition

D0, Abnormally Dry

D1, Moderate Drought 

D2, Severe Drought 

D3, Extreme Drought 

D4, Exceptional Drought 

No Drought


Figure created by National Drought Mitigation Center, David Miskus. 

Drought conditions as of June 2, 2015.